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"Imaginary" numbers aren't imaginary. They exist, by definition. Much like the FSM. Therefore, I propose that such quantities henceforth be referred to as "noodly" quantities and "noodly numbers", and the convention of representing such quantities with the symbol i be immediately replaced with a notation succinctly defined by the following:
- Rev. Rowan Redbeard
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I suggest pillaging the § symbol. It already exists, but isn't currently used for anything mathematical.
(√-1) = §1
(√-1) = §1
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