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Topic: name for definition in group theory
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David C. Ullrich

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Re: name for definition in group theory
Posted: Mar 25, 2013 9:09 AM
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On Mon, 25 Mar 2013 06:42:46 -0600, "G. A. Edgar"
<> wrote:

>In article <>, David C.
>Ullrich <> wrote:

>> A topological group is
>Now there is overkill for you.

Yes. First thing I thought of was using some sort
of structure theorem. But I don't know any such
theorems. Then I realized that the Pontryagin
Duality Theorem was in fact a sort of structuure
theorem that would suffice, and I rushed into print.

I _did_ follow up with an elementary argument...

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