# Homomorphism

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A Homomorphism is a morphism between two algebraic structures.

**Example(s):****See:**Abstract Algebra, Morphism, Map (Mathematics), Algebraic Structure, Group (Mathematics), Ring (Mathematics), Vector Space, Ancient Greek Language, Isomorphism, Automorphism, Endomorphism.

## References

### 2014

- (Wikipedia, 2014) ⇒ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/homomorphism Retrieved:2014-4-24.
- In abstract algebra, a
**homomorphism**is a structure-preserving map between two algebraic structures (such as groups, rings, or vector spaces). The word*homomorphism*comes from the ancient Greek language:*ὁμός (homos)*meaning "same" and*μορφή (morphe)*meaning "shape". Isomorphisms, automorphisms, and endomorphisms are special types of homomorphisms.

- In abstract algebra, a