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Idea

The trivial knot.

Definition

An unknot is any knot isotopic to the flat circle embedded in the (x,y)(x,y)-plane of 3\mathbb{R}^3.

References

See also

Computation of the perturbative Wilson loop observable (universal Vassiliev invariant) of the unknot (“Wheels theorem”):

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