Mathworld's definition: "The concept of a space is an extremely general and important mathematical construct. Members of the space obey certain addition properties."(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

It is quite vague. What would a rigourous definition be?

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# What is the definition of 'space'?

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