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Threshold functions. (English) Zbl 0648.05048
It is shown that every non-trivial monotone increasing property of subsets of a set has a threshold function. This generalizes a number of classical results in the theory of random graphs.

05C80 Random graphs (graph-theoretic aspects)
60C05 Combinatorial probability
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