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Graphs :: degreeOut

degreeOut -- returns the "out-degree" of a vertex in a digraph

Synopsis

Description

In a directed graph, we define the degree out of a vertex or the "out-degree" of a vertex to be the number of children of that vertex. Intuitively, this give the number of edges pointing out of a vertex to another vertex.

i1 : D = digraph({1,2,3,4},{{1,2},{2,3},{3,4},{4,2}});
i2 : degreeOut(D, 2)

o2 = 1

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Ways to use degreeOut :

For the programmer

The object degreeOut is a method function.