Is there a standard name for this tree structure?
duncan.booth at invalid.invalid
Sun Apr 4 16:06:56 CEST 2010
Steven D'Aprano <steve at REMOVE-THIS-cybersource.com.au> wrote:
> I have a hierarchical structure something like a directory tree or a
> nested tree structure:
> +-- Ape
>: +-- Chimpanzee
>: +-- Gorilla
>: +-- Human
> +-- Carnivore
>: +-- Cat
>: +-- Tiger
> +-- Lizard
> +-- Snake
> +-- Cobra
> +-- Python
> Is there a particular name for this structure? I've been calling it a
> dict-based flattened tree, but I can't shake the feeling that there is
> another name for it...
Do you have any carniverous apes? If so it's a directed acyclic graph.
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