locally compact

(of a topological space) That for every point of the given topological space, there is a neighborhood of that point whose closure is compact.
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Locally compact space — In topology and related branches of mathematics, a topological space is called locally compact if, roughly speaking, each small portion of the space looks like a small portion of a compact space.Formal definitionLet X be a topological space. The… … Wikipedia
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locally compact space — Math. a topological space in which each point has a neighborhood that is compact. * * * … Universalium
locally compact space — Math. a topological space in which each point has a neighborhood that is compact … Useful english dictionary
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