nilpotent definition

  • noun:
    • An algebraic quantity that when raised to a certain power equals zero.
  • adjective:
    • explaining a component, of a ring, that there is certainly some positive integer n so that xn = 0.
    • corresponding to zero whenever raised to a specific power
  • others:
    • In mathematics, vanishing on becoming raised to a certain power. Hence, basically be these types of an expression in several algebra that i × i × i = 0, i is nilpotent

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