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Meaning of this identity

  1. Sep 25, 2013 #1
    What is the physical meaning of Jacobi identity for Poisson brackets? When does it come in handy?

    It goes as follows: {f,{g,h}}+{g,{h,f}}+{h,{f,g}}=0

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  4. Sep 26, 2013 #3
    Thank you!
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