Galois theory

Galois theory

[gal-wah; French ga-lwa]
noun Mathematics.
the branch of mathematics that deals with the application of the theory of finite groups to the solution of algebraic equations.

Origin:
1890–95; named after Évariste Galois (1811–32), French mathematician

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Galois theory (ˈɡælwɑː)
 
n
maths the theory applying group theory to solving algebraic equations
 
[C19: named after Évariste Galois (1811--32), French mathematician]

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