15.00 - Dependency Theory Notation Used in This Manual - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

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Teradata Database
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User Guide
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Dependency Theory Notation Used in This Manual

The decomposition of relations during normalization relies on the notation of dependency theory.

Occasionally this manual uses the following dependency theory notation to explain concepts:

 

This symbol …

Represents this phrase …

Functionally determines.

Does not functionally determine.

Multivalued determines.