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On recognising certain one relation presentations

Authors: James McCool and Alfred Pietrowski
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1972), 31-33
MSC: Primary 20F05
MathSciNet review: 0306333
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Abstract: An algorithm is described to determine, given a finite presentation $ \Pi $ of a one relation group G whose commutator subgroup is finitely generated, whether or not $ \Pi $ is a one relation presentation.

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