The universal torsion-free image of a group

Sergei D. Brodsky, James Howie

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We show that the universal torsion free homomorphic image of any group given by a sufficiently 'small' presentation is locally indicable, and give an application to a conjecture of Levin about equations over torsion free groups. © 1997 Hebrew University.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)209-228
Number of pages20
JournalIsrael Journal of Mathematics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1997


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