simple closed curve


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simple closed curve

[′sim·pəl ′klōzd ′kərv]
(mathematics)
A closed curve which never crosses itself.
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If F is also a simple closed curve, then d [[gamma]] \ [[gamma]] = [[gamma]] where [gamma] receives the orientation given in [Al4].
If [gamma] is a simple closed curve, the proof consists of two steps: first, we show that m = 1 a.
This contradicts the fact that integration around a rectifiable simple closed curve defines an indecomposable integral current [Fe, p.

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