connected space
Any topological space which cannot be written as the disjoint union of two or more nonempty open spaces

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  • Connected ring — In mathematics, especially in the field of commutative algebra, a connected ring is a commutative ring A that satisfies one of the following equivalent conditions: A possesses no non trivial (that is, not equal to 1 or 0) idempotent elements; the …   Wikipedia

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