nilpotent ideal

A (left) ideal $I$ in a ring $R$ is **nilpotent** if the ideal $I^n$ consisting of all $n$-tuple products $i_1\cdots i_n$ of elements in $I$ is the zero ideal.

Revised on August 7, 2009 16:39:19
by Toby Bartels
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