endomorphism

noun
en·​do·​mor·​phism | \ ˌen-də-ˈmȯr-ˌfi-zəm How to pronounce endomorphism (audio) \

Definition of endomorphism

: a homomorphism that maps a mathematical set into itself — compare isomorphism

First Known Use of endomorphism

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Endomorphism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endomorphism. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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