fundamental theorem of arithmetic

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fundamental theorem of arithmetic

[¦fən·də¦ment·əl ¦thir·əm əv ə′rith·mə·tik]
(mathematics)
Every positive integer greater than 1 can be factored uniquely into the form P1 n1Pi ni Pk nk , where the Pi are primes, the ni positive integers.
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Very many defects have been corrected by the various editions of the Hymns, but a considerable number still defy all efforts; and especially an abnormal number of undoubted lacuna disfigure the text.
In addition, specialists can use data from preimplantation genetic testing for aneuploidy (PGT-A), a test of whether cells from the embryo at the blastocyst stage have a normal or abnormal number of chromosomes.
Aneuploidy (an abnormal number of chromosomes) is the most frequent genetic disorder observed in live births and miscarriages, with trisomies being the most prevalent, accounting for approximately 53 percent of all chromosome abnormalities.
Paddy Power, for instance, already suspended their bets due to an abnormal number of wagers that came in, thus resulting in 5/1 odds.
About half of early pregnancy losses are due to embryos having an abnormal number of chromosomes.
Many factors can contribute to the occurrence of an abnormal number of episodes including smoking, alcohol consumption, and the use of sedatives, which increases muscle relaxation of the upper airways.
In previous studies, that kind of genetic damage has gone on to cause aneuploidy, an abnormal number of chromosomes that can trigger miscarriage in females and reduced sperm count in males.
In fact, the term's eighteenth-century botanical origins (in English) with reference to "the condition of having an abnormal number or kind of floral organs" (OED) suggests a condition not only of unsustainable growth but proliferation as a state that is saliently aberrant: thus "the appearance of a bud or of a flower upon a part of the plant which has not been accustomed to bear such" (OED).
Officials temporarily closed the Willamette River around its confluence with the millrace due to the presence of an abnormal number of dead fish.
CCS virtually eliminates the risk of having a child with an abnormal number of chromosomes
As a result, the test will be able to provide additional data for the presence of subchromosomal microdeletions and autosomal trisomies for chromosomes 16 and 22, along with previously unveiled additional results for sex chromosome aneuploidies including an abnormal number of the X or Y chromosomes.
Disruption of this process can lead to the production of an abnormal number of chromosomes--a condition evident in 90% of cancer cases.

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