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root field

noun, Mathematics

splitting field

noun, Mathematics
1.
a field containing a given field in which every polynomial can be written as the product of linear factors.
Also called root field.
Origin of splitting field
1960-1965
1960-65
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  • In front was a large expanse of root field, at the further side of which a long irregular parapet marked the German trenches.

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