torsion subgroup


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torsion subgroup

[¦tȯr·shən ′səb‚grüp]
(mathematics)
The torsion subgroup of an Abelian group G is the subset of all torsion elements of G.
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Since the torsion subgroup is Z/4Z, there are two choices for each [W.
i]([SIGMA]) is the cardinality of the torsion subgroup T([[?
0]) over K contains the point (0, 0) of order 13, and in fact its torsion subgroup is Z/13Z.