# Graph - Degree

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## About

In a graph, the degree of a vertex (node) is the number of edges that touch the node (vertex) (ie the number of adjacent edges)

degree is also known as valency

## Articles Related

## Six degrees of separation

- The original 'six degrees of separation' paper: An experimental study of the small world problem (Jeffrey Travers, Standley Milgram)