Tournaments and orders with the pigeonhole property

Anthony Bonato*, Peter Cameron, Dejan Delić

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A binary structure S has the pigeonhole property (P) if every finite partition of S induces a block isomorphic to S. We classify all countable tournaments with (P); the class of orders with (P) is completely classified.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)397-405
Number of pages9
JournalCanadian Mathematical Bulletin
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2000


  • Order
  • Pigeonhole property
  • Tournament


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