Random walk

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In random walk, what is the meaning of "fi rst return visit"
I am reading it at http://www-math.mit.edu/phase2/UJM/vol1/RMONTE-F.PDF [Broken]
 
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Usual meaning: Let us assume the walk starts at the origin at time 0, then the term refers to the first time, after it starts, that it gets back to the origin.
 
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Usual meaning: Let us assume the walk starts at the origin at time 0, then the term refers to the first time, after it starts, that it gets back to the origin.
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