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abelian group

Christopher Clapham and James Nicholson

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Mathematics

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199679591
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191759024
abelian group

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Suppose that G is a *group with the operation ○. Then G is abelian if the operation ○ is commutative; that is, if, for all elements ...

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Subjects: Pure Mathematics

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