en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NP-completeness

is NP-complete if: ... A consequence of this definition is that if we had a
polynomial time ...

stackoverflow.com/questions/210829/what-is-an-np-complete-in-computer-science

NP stands for Non-deterministic Polynomial time. This means that the problem
can be solved in Polynomial time using a Non-deterministic Turing machine (like
...

stackoverflow.com/questions/1857244/what-are-the-differences-between-np-np-complete-and-np-hard

I assume that you are looking for intuitive definitions, since the technical
definitions ... The precise definition here is that a problem X is NP-hard, if there is
an NP-complete problem Y , such that Y is reducible to X in polynomial ...

www.ics.uci.edu/~eppstein/161/960312.html

The NP-complete abstract problem you're trying to solve presumably comes from
... (One technical point: these are all really defined in terms of yes-or-no ...

cs.stackexchange.com/questions/9556/what-is-the-definition-of-p-np-np-complete-and-np-hard

Feb 6, 2013 ... All I know is that NP is a subset of NP-complete, which is a subset of NP-hard, but
I have no idea what they actually mean. Wikipedia isn't much ...

www.mathsisfun.com/sets/np-complete.html

This is a rough guide to the meaning of "NP-Complete". It is not intended to be an
exact definition, but should help you to understand the concept. These are just ...

www.quora.com/What-are-P-NP-NP-complete-and-NP-hard

Complexity classes are one way to talk about how difficult or easy a problem is.
Complexity ... A fast solution to any NP-Complete problem would be mean that as
long as you can verify proposed solutions to a problem you would never need to
...

xlinux.nist.gov/dads/HTML/npcomplete.html

Definition of NP-complete, possibly with links to more information and
implementations.

www.cs.berkeley.edu/~vazirani/algorithms/chap8.pdf

Notice how we have defined the TSP as a search problem: given an instance, .....
This means that once we know a problem A is NP-complete, we can use it to ...

www.geeksforgeeks.org/np-completeness-set-1/

A key part of the proof is, Turing machine was used as a mathematical definition
of a computer and program (Source Halting Problem). Status of NP Complete ...