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Fermat's theorem
Word Origin
noun
,
Mathematics.
1.
the theorem that an integer raised to a prime power leaves the same remainder as the integer itself when divided by the prime.
Origin of
Fermat's theorem
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1805-1815
First recorded in
1805-15;
named after P. de
Fermat
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