# Abelian group

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## Abelian group

[ə′bēl·yən ′grüp] (mathematics)

A group whose binary operation is commutative; that is,

*ab*=*ba*for each*a*and*b*in the group. Also known as commutative group.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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