# Partial recursive function

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

*recursive function*

One of the equivalent precisions of the notion of a computable function.

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Cf. also Partial recursive operator; Recursive function.

**How to Cite This Entry:**

Partial recursive function. V.E. Plisko (originator),

*Encyclopedia of Mathematics.*URL: http://encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Partial_recursive_function&oldid=11474

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