Quasiminimal structures and excellence

Martin Bays, Bradd Hart, Tapani Hyttinen, Meeri Kesala, Jonathan Kirby

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We show that the excellence axiom in the definition of Zilber's quasiminimal excellent classes is redundant, in that it follows from the other axioms. This substantially simplifies a number of categoricity proofs.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)155-163
JournalBulletin of the London Mathematical Society
Issue number1
Early online date24 Oct 2013
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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