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Old 2018-12-31, 00:02   #12
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Originally Posted by SmartMersenne View Post
1 is NOT a prime by definition. The smallest prime is 2.

So primes are NOT a product of distinct primes, because a product is defined by at least 2 terms.
I agree with you, but like I said there are those who consider a product with no factors a valid function just because the infallible Wikipedia has an article about it:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empty_product
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