I lied slightly in my recent note about direct factors. To determine
whether a subgroup H of G is a direct factor, one should, of course,
first check that <H,Centralizer(G,H)> = G before looking for comple-
mentary direct factors with Complement(Centralizer(G,H),Centre(H)).
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