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Topic: etymology of "totient" ?
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Ko-Wei Lih

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etymology of "totient" ?
Posted: Mar 20, 1997 3:28 AM
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Does any one know the etymology of the word "totient" which is used in
"Euler's totient function"? Any historical background of why Euler used
this word is also welcome.

Ko-Wei Lih

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