# Hausdorff metric

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### Noun[edit]

**Hausdorff metric** (*plural* **Hausdorff metrics**)

- (analysis) In the abstract metric space of all compact subsets of , given a pair of compact sets
*A*and*B*, the Hausdorff metric is where , where*d*is the Euclidean metric in .*h*(*A*,*B*) = 0 iff*A*=*B*