Definition:Isolated Point (Topology)/Space

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Definition

Let $T = \left({S, \tau}\right)$ be a topological space.


$x \in S$ is an isolated point of $T$ if and only if:

$\exists U \in \tau: U = \left\{{x}\right\}$

That is, if and only if there exists an open set of $T$ containing no points of $S$ other than $x$.


Also see

  • Results about isolated points can be found here.