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A generalization of the handle addition theorem

Author: Ying Qing Wu
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 114 (1992), 237-242
MSC: Primary 57N10; Secondary 57M25, 57M99
MathSciNet review: 1070535
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Abstract: We will generalize Jaco's Handle Addition Theorem to the $ n$-compressibility of surfaces on the boundary of $ 3$-manifolds. Several corollaries are given that show how the theorem can be applied to different situations.

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