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I have some set which contains two elements "successor" and "predecessor". How can I name the set? Maybe "Sequent"?

  • I'd call it a "set". – Hot Licks Sep 19 '17 at 23:17
  • In general, the name given to a set does not have to describe mathematical or logical properties among the elements of the set. So I am not even sure I understand the question so I cannot venture a sensible answer. – Jeff Morrow Sep 19 '17 at 23:52
  • off-by-oner?... – Drew Sep 20 '17 at 0:31
  • You might say "adjacencies". – Hot Licks Sep 20 '17 at 1:01
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Sequent seems to connote subsequent more than antecedent. For something more generic, how about Adjacent?

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