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Pfister's 16-square Identity
Posted: Jan 31, 2012 9:32 PM
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Hello all,

We've heard of the Fibonacci 2-square, Euler 4-square, and Degen 8-
square. However, if certain conditions are to be _relaxed_, then there
is in fact the Pfister 16-square. We give the explicit form of the 16-
square identity here,

- Tito

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