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BV-tree

(data structure)

Definition: A conceptual idea which generalizes B-trees to multiple dimensions. BV-trees are not balanced, and searching may require backtracking.

Note: After [GG98].

Author: PEB


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Entry modified 17 December 2004.
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Paul E. Black, "BV-tree", in Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [online], Vreda Pieterse and Paul E. Black, eds. 17 December 2004. (accessed TODAY) Available from: https://www.nist.gov/dads/HTML/bvtree.html