The **splitting field** of an algebraic torus $T$ is the minimal Galois extension of its base field over which $T$ becomes isomorphic to a power of the multiplicative group $\mathbb{G}_m$.

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- Last edited by David Roe on 2019-09-02 01:48:05

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- 2019-09-02 01:48:05 by David Roe (Reviewed)