# factor group

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## Origin of factor group^{}

First recorded in 1895–1900

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## Examples from the Web for factor group

### Historical Examples

#### Any composite group in a similar way defines abstractly a factor-group in respect of each of its self-conjugate subgroups.

#### If H is a self-conjugate subgroup of G, the factor-group Composition-series of a group.