Alldifferent constraint

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is a global constraint that is imposed on LaTeX: n variables, LaTeX: x_1, \dots, x_n, stating that every variable is assigned a different value.

In other words, it represents the set of disequalities LaTeX: x_1 \neq x_2, x_1 \neq x_3, \dots, x_{n-1} \neq x_n, however, typically, algorithms for all-different propagate far more efficiently than the set of disequality constraints.


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