# Lie algebra

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## Lie algebra

[′lē ‚al·jə·brə] (mathematics)

The algebra of vector fields on a manifold with additive operation given by pointwise sum and multiplication by the Lie bracket.

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

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