# algebraic variety

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## algebraic variety

[‚al·jə‚brā·ik və′rī·əd·ē] (mathematics)

A set of points in a vector space that satisfy each of a set of polynomial equations with coefficients in the underlying field of the vector space.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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