submanifold

A *submanifold* is a manifold inside another manifold.

For a homomorphism of differentiable manifolds

$X \hookrightarrow Y$

to qualify as a submanifold inclusion it is usually required to be an embedding of differentiable manifolds, hence

See also

- Wikipedia,
*Submanifold*

Revised on July 4, 2017 05:47:10
by Urs Schreiber
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