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# A Theoretical Formulation of Object-Oriented Rough Set Models

## Yasuo Kudo^{*} and Tetsuya Murai^{**}

^{*}Department of Computer Science and Systems Engineering, Muroran Institute of Technology, 27-1 Mizumoto, Muroran 050-8585, Japan

^{**}Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Kita 14, Nishi 9, Kita-Ku, Sapporo 060-0814, Japan

*J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform.*, Vol.10 No.5, pp. 612-620, 2006.

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