Gromov’s theorem

Then, G has polynomial growth if and only if it is virtually nilpotent.


  • 1 M. Gromov, Groups of polynomial growth and expanding maps, Publications Mathématique d’IHÉS 53 (1981), pages 53 to 78.
Title Gromov’s theorem
Canonical name GromovsTheorem
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