automorphism

[ aw-tuh-mawr-fiz-uhm ]
/ ˌɔ təˈmɔr fɪz əm /

noun Mathematics.

an isomorphism from a given set to itself.

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Origin of automorphism

First recorded in 1870–75; auto-1 + morph- + -ism
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