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Probably using "degree" is better, as it ties in with the theory of Riemann surfaces in general.

Also, maybe it is worth stating that the only degree 1 is the only degree not attainable by by elliptic functions, as the Riemann sphere is not birationally equivalent to a torus. All other degrees are attained by products of \wp and \wp'.

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Probably using "degree" is better, as it ties in with the theory of Riemann surfaces in general.
I mentioned it as a synonym --- the term "order", whatever its shortcomings, is rather standard terminology.
Also, maybe it is worth stating that the only d

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