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An algebraic framework for the study of the syntactic monoids application to the group languages

  • J. Sakarovitch
Communications
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 45)

Abstract

We study here a category whose objects are the pairs (M,P) where M is a monoid and P a subset of M. This gives a suitable algebraic framework for studying the relationships between the properties of a language and those of its syntactic monoid, specially in the case of the infinite syntactic monoids as we did in [12, 13, 14]. Some results of Anisimov [1] can be improved within this framework.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Sakarovitch
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut de ProgrammationC.N.R.S.France

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