unipotent

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u·ni·po·tent

 (yo͞o-nĭp′ə-tənt)
adj.
Capable of developing into only one type of cell or tissue.

unipotent

(ˌjuːnɪˈpəʊtənt)
adj
able to form only one type of cell or tissuehaving only one idempotent component
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of Oregon) acknowledge that much has already been written about the theory of unipotent elements in simple algebraic groups over algebraically closed or finite fields, and nilpoint elements in the corresponding simple Lie algebras.