# Holonomy

The holonomy of a connection on a smooth manifold is a general geometrical consequence of the curvature of the connection measuring the extend to which parallel transport around closed loops fails to preserve (memorize) the geometrical data being transported.

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Published onAug 8, 2021

Last revised onApr 3, 2022

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