mathematical group


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Noun1.mathematical group - a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inversemathematical group - a set that is closed, associative, has an identity element and every element has an inverse
subgroup - (mathematics) a subset (that is not empty) of a mathematical group
Abelian group, commutative group - a group that satisfies the commutative law
set - (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols; "the set of prime numbers is infinite"
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The magician performs the trick with the aid of mathematical group theory, specifically the Klein 4-group whose addition table appears at left.
The mathematical group describing the particular variety of grand unified theory used in the new model carries the label "flipped SU(5).
But choosing them yields a mathematical derivation that determines almost uniquely the mathematical group that can be used to represent the symmetries of physics.

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