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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See commutative group.

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  • n. A group in which the group operation is commutative.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a group that satisfies the commutative law


After Niels Henrik Abel (1802-1829), Norwegian mathematician.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)


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