[ lee ]
/ li /
a topological group that is a manifold.
How To Use “Lay” vs. “Lie”The difference between the verbs lay and lie is one of English’s most confusing questions. Both words involve something or someone in a horizontal position, but where the two words deviate has to do with who or what is horizontal.
Origin of Lie group
First recorded in 1935–40; after M. S. Lie
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