# commutator subgroup

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## commutator subgroup

[′käm·yə‚tād·ər ′səb‚grüp] (mathematics)

The subgroup of a given group

*G*consisting of all products of the form*g*_{1}*g*_{2}…*g*, where each_{n}*g*is the commutator of some pair of elements in_{i}*G*.McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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