Almost subnormal subgroup

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Definition

A subgroup H of a group G is termed an almost subnormal subgroup (or sometimes f-subnormal subgroup) of G if there exists a chain H = H_0 \le H_1 \le H_2 \dots \le H_n = G, such that for 0 \le i \le n - 1, H_i is either a normal subgroup or a subgroup of finite index in H_{i + 1}.

Relation with other properties

Stronger properties

Property Meaning Proof of implication Proof of strictness (reverse implication failure) Intermediate notions
Normal subgroup Almost normal subgroup, Join-transitively almost subnormal subgroup, Nearly normal subgroup, Subnormal subgroup|FULL LIST, MORE INFO
Subnormal subgroup chain from subgroup to group, each normal in successor |FULL LIST, MORE INFO
Subgroup of finite index has finite index in the whole group Almost normal subgroup, Join-transitively almost subnormal subgroup, Nearly normal subgroup|FULL LIST, MORE INFO
Almost normal subgroup has finitely many conjugate subgroups |FULL LIST, MORE INFO
Nearly normal subgroup has finite index in its normal closure |FULL LIST, MORE INFO