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NEIGHBORHOOD
Set of nodes obtained by applying a set of operators or moves to the current node.
See Also:  Local Search, Node, Operator
Applications:  desktopGA
Bookkeeping data structure used during the search process.
SEE ALSO:  Local Search, Search
APPLICATIONS:  desktopUSS
NODE (SEARCH TREE)
Search tree nodes are the data structures from which the search tree is constructed. Each has a parent, a state, the action that was applied to the parent to generate the node, and the cost of the path from the initial state to the node.
SEE ALSO:  Action, Path, Search Tree, State
APPLICATIONS:  desktopUSS
NODE DEPTH (SEARCH TREE)
The number of steps along the path from the search tree root.
SEE ALSO:  Node
APPLICATIONS:  desktopUSS