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Connecting locally compact abelian groups

Authors: Ed Enochs and Walt Gerlach
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 89 (1983), 351-354
MSC: Primary 22B05
MathSciNet review: 712650
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Abstract: Those locally compact abelian groups having connected envelopes are characterized as those $ G$ such that the dimension of $ {\operatorname{Hom }}(G,R)$ over $ R$ is finite (where $ R$ is the field of real numbers).

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