# Contents

## Idea

An algebraic variety $X$ is called complete if for every algebraic variety $Y$ the projection

$X \times Y \longrightarrow Y$

out of their Cartesian product is a closed map.

This is an algebraic analog of being a compact topological space.

## References

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