Abelian

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Etymology[edit]

From Abel + -ian.

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Abelian (not comparable)

  1. (mathematics, dated) Alternative capitalization of abelian.

Noun[edit]

Abelian (plural Abelians)

  1. (Roman Catholicism, historical) A member of a sect in fourth-century Africa mentioned by St. Augustine, who states that they married but lived in continence after the manner, as they claimed, of Abel.

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