# Epigroup

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This article defines a semigroup property: a property that can be evaluated to true/false for any given semigroup

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## Definition

An **epigroup** (also termed a **group-bound semigroup**) is a semigroup with the property that every element has a power, such that the subsemigroup generated by that power, is a subgroup (i.e., a group under the induced multiplication).