# sexy prime

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## EnglishEdit

### EtymologyEdit

From the similarity in sound between *six* and *sexy*.

### NounEdit

**sexy prime** (*plural* **sexy primes**)

- (mathematics) Either of a pair of prime numbers that differ by six

From the similarity in sound between *six* and *sexy*.

**sexy prime** (*plural* **sexy primes**)

- (mathematics) Either of a pair of prime numbers that differ by six