# Linear-algebra(2)

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

A special case of an operator ring, when the domain of operators is a commutative associative ring with unit.

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This phrase is not used in the Western literature in the sense indicated. Linear algebra is the theory of (finite-) dimensional vector spaces and linear operators between them. See the entry Linear algebra below.

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