noun

# additive identity

additive identity

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(*plural* additive identities)

- (algebra) An element of an algebraic structure, generally denoted
*0*, which is an identity for an additive operation (generally denoted*+*). That is,*x + 0 = 0 + x = x*for any*x*in the structure.

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