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irreducible

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a. (of a polynomial) unable to be factorized into polynomials of lower degree, as (x2 + 1) FORMULA
b. (of a radical) incapable of being reduced to a rational expression, as &#221A(x + 1)
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The arcing metal forms of Sculpture Theatre were first made for the Venice Biennale in 1984, where the work became a place for artists to gather; the Fondazione hopes that Citta di Castello will likewise become irresistible as well as irreducible.
Among all irreducible symmetric spaces [Br57], we prove that there are not many candidates for irreducible symmetric spaces G/H that admit standard compact Clifford Klein forms other than those listed in Theorem 1.7.
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An irreducible no-hole coloring is referred to as inh-coloring.
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In particular, if the action of A is irreducible and A contains a rank one operator, it follows that A is dense in L(X).
Keywords: Pattern avoiding permutation; irreducible permutation; succession; involution; Motzkin path
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