Yet Another Single Law for Lattices

• Published in 2003
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In this note we show that the equational theory of all lattices is defined by a single absorption law. The identity of length 29 with 8 variables is shorter than previously known such equations defining lattices.

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@article{YetAnotherSingleLawforLattices,
title = {Yet Another Single Law for Lattices},
abstract = {In this note we show that the equational theory of all lattices is defined by
a single absorption law. The identity of length 29 with 8 variables is shorter
than previously known such equations defining lattices.},
url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/math/0307284v1 http://arxiv.org/pdf/math/0307284v1},
year = 2003,
author = {William McCune and Ranganathan Padmanabhan and Robert Veroff},
comment = {},
urldate = {2019-03-02},
archivePrefix = {arXiv},
eprint = {math/0307284},
primaryClass = {math.LO},
collections = {Attention-grabbing titles,Fun maths facts}
}