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The calculation of penetration indices for exceptional wild arcs

Author: James M. McPherson
Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc. 185 (1973), 137-149
MSC: Primary 55A30
MathSciNet review: 0326706
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Abstract: A new class of wild arcs is defined, the class of ``exceptional'' arcs, which is a subclass of the class of arcs whose only wildpoint is an endpoint. This paper then uses geometric techniques to calculate the penetration indices of these exceptional arcs.

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Keywords: Wild arc, nearly polyhedral arc, nice penetration index, penetration index relative to handlebodies of genus g, exceptional arc, special constructing sequence, k-torus
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