distinct elements of . The expression denotes the cycle whose action is
Note there are different expressions for the same cycle; the following all represent the same cycle:
Also note that a 1-element cycle is the same thing as the identity permutation, and thus there is not much point in writing down such things. Rather, it is customary to express the identity permutation simply as or .
Let be a permutation of , and let
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