# Pseudo-compact space

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

2010 Mathematics Subject Classification: *Primary:* 54D30 [MSN][ZBL]

A completely-regular space $X$ such that every real-valued continuous function on $X$ is bounded. In the class of normal spaces the concepts of countable compactness and pseudo-compactness coincide.

#### References

[ArPo] | A.V. Arkhangel'skii, V.I. Ponomarev, "Fundamentals of general topology: problems and exercises", Reidel (1984) pp. 136 (Translated from Russian) |

[En] | R. Engelking, "General topology", Heldermann (1989) |

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Pseudo-compact space.

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This article was adapted from an original article by M.I. Voitsekhovskii (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098. See original article