2 Mathematics Involving the condition that a group of quantities connected by operations gives a result dependent upon the order in which the operations are performed.
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- His main work was on associative algebras, non-associative algebras, and Riemann matrices.
- From 1931 to 1937 she studied projective planes introducing Moufang planes and non-associative systems called Moufang loops.
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