Artinian ring

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This article is about a standard (though not very rudimentary) definition in commutative algebra. The article text may, however, contain more than just the basic definition
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This article defines a property of commutative unital rings; a property that can be evaluated for a commutative unital ring
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Any integral domain satisfying this property of commutative unital rings, must be a field

Definition

Symbol-free definition

A commutative unital ring is termed Artinian if it satisfies the descending chain condition on ideals, that is, any descending chain of ideals stabilizes after a finite length.

Relation with other properties

Stronger properties

Weaker properties