# cyclomatic

## EnglishEdit

### AdjectiveEdit

**cyclomatic** (*not comparable*)

- (mathematics) Used to describe the number of edges that must be removed from a graph to ensure that no graph cycle remains; equal to the number of edges, minus the number of nodes plus one.
- (network analysis) Used to describe the number of circuits in a network; equal to the number of edges, minus the number of nodes plus the number of graphs.
- (computing, programming) Of or relating to a software metric that measures the complexity of a program based on the number of linearly independent paths through the source code.