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Unable to be expressed as a product of factors or otherwise decomposed into simpler elements.
- ‘And it is always important to know what the indecomposable objects in your theory are since they are by definition the building blocks of all objects in your theory.’
- ‘In the constructive theory of linear codes, we can restrict attention to the isometry classes of indecomposable codes, as it was shown by Slepian.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.