Definition: The number of edges going out of a vertex in a directed graph.
See also in-degree, sink, degree.
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Entry modified 17 December 2004.
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Paul E. Black, "out-degree", 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/outdegree.html