Homotopy-minimal manifold

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This article defines a property of manifolds and hence also of topological spaces

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Definition

Symbol-free definition

A manifold is termed homotopy-minimal (as a manifold) if it is not homotopy-equivalent to a manifold of smaller dimension.

Relation with other properties

Stronger properties