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When x is a separating element, then there is nothing to be proved. Let us assume now that K over k(x) is not separable. , of the second kind) in K for k(x). Let an irreducible polynomial in k(x)[Z] for y be given as: m i=1 Let K be the algebraic closure of K, and let the subfield Kl = k(x") of K. Then the polynomial f(x, Z) can be decomposed as follows: P f(x, Z) - aijPxJIPZi i j _ (fi (x, Z))p as a polynomial in Kl[Z] . The perfectness of k implies that is contained in k. Hence fl (x, Z) is a polynomial in Kl [Z].

We did not describe the theory of general valuations since we will not need it in this treatise. However, we will give the definition here for the reader's reference. Areal-valued function (a) on any field K is said to be a valuation on K if the following conditions are satisfied: (i) (ii) (iii) (O)=0,and (a)>0 for a 0, (ab) _ (a+b) < sp(a) + Wp(b) . For any field there is a least one function satisfying (i), (ii), (iii). That is, p(0) = 0 and (a) = 1 for a 0. Since this is a trivial valuation, we often exclude this valuation, and we add another condition: (iv) There exists an element a such that (a) 0, 1.

If the coefficient field k is a perfect field, then there always exists a separating element for the algebraic function field K over k. PROOF. If the characteristic of k, therefore of K, is zero, any extension is separable. In this case there is nothing to prove. Let p 0 be the charac- teristic of K, and let x be any element not in k. When x is a separating element, then there is nothing to be proved. Let us assume now that K over k(x) is not separable. , of the second kind) in K for k(x). Let an irreducible polynomial in k(x)[Z] for y be given as: m i=1 Let K be the algebraic closure of K, and let the subfield Kl = k(x") of K.