# morphism

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## morphism

[′mȯr‚fiz·əm]
(mathematics)
The class of elements which together with objects form a category; in most cases, morphisms are functions which preserve some structure on a set.
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First, considering the properties of complexes of modules connected by morphisms, it proves that there always exists an algebraic scheme to classify global compositions.
which exactly induces the morphism [phi] on the level of the fundamental groups.
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214) that the coproduct of the objects A and B of a category b is a triple (A [??] B, [alpha], [beta]), where A [??] B is an object in b and [alpha] : A [right arrow] A [??] B, [beta] :B [beta] A [??] B are morphisms of the category b such that for every object X in b and every pair of morphisms f : A [right arrow] X, g : B [right arrow] X of b there exists a unique morphism [theta] : A [??] B [right arrow] X of b such that [theta] [theta] [alpha] = f and [theta] [??] [beta] = g.
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[9] introduced the category ISet (H) consisting of intuitionistic H-fuzzy sets and morphisms between them, and studied ISet(H) in the sense of topological universe.
In what follows, the symbol G stands for a finite group consisting of morphisms and antimorphisms over [??] and containing at least one antimorphism.

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