Cartesian closed category




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  • Cartesian monoidal category, Cartesian category
  • closed monoidal category
  • monoidal category


  • Named after René Descartes (1596–1650), French philosopher, mathematician, and scientist, whose formulation of analytic geometry gave rise to the concept of Cartesian product, which was later generalized to the notion of categorical product.

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