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Brouwer fixedpoint theorem
[
brou
er
fikst

point
]
/ˈbraʊ ər ˈfɪkstˈpɔɪnt/
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1.
the theorem that for any continuous transformation of a circle into itself, including its boundary, there is at least one point that is mapped to itself.
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Brouwer fixedpoint theorem
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named after L. E. J.
Brouwer
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