colimit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

co- +‎ limit

Noun[edit]

colimit (plural colimits)

  1. (category theory) The cocone of a diagram through which any other cocone of that same diagram can factor uniquely.

Verb[edit]

colimit (third-person singular simple present colimits, present participle colimiting, simple past and past participle colimited)

  1. (transitive) To limit along with another material.