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Topic: Matheology § 258
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Virgil

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Re: Matheology � 258
Posted: Apr 27, 2013 4:26 AM
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<f6869ed0-d430-4a6c-b30e-f0ca02e6858e@g9g2000vbl.googlegroups.com>,
WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> On 27 Apr., 01:03, "AMiews" <inva...@invalid.com> wrote:

> >
> >     0.1111.......  is an infinite string,

>
> No, it fits in a single line and contains less than 20 symbols.


It is the name of an infinite string.
>
> > however it is also represented by
> > 1/9

>
> That is the finite word representing the same as that word you wrote
> above.


Since even WM concedes that it is a "word" or name, the issue is settled.
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