affine space

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affine space

[ə′fīn ‚spās]
(mathematics)
An n-dimensional vector space which has an affine connection defined on it.
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Trucco also proved several versions of Montel's theorem in a non-Archimedean setting and applied them to dynamics on the Berkovich projective and affine line in [FKT12].
Considering the projections of all ovals through x or y, except for X[x, y] itself, we obtain two sets of affine lines spanning [GAMMA] and such that each affine line of one set meets every affine line of the other set.
Then, above Z, we have only the affine line X obtained from the exceptional divisor by removing a point.