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We name ξ ∈ M a regular boundary point of the manifold M if the following holds true: We have a semicube Hr (η) in Rm+1 with η ∈ Em and r > 0, a regular embedded surface Φ(y) : Hr (η) → Rn ∈ C 1 (Hr (η)) such that Φ|Hr (η) belongs to the oriented atlas A of M, and an open neighborhood U ⊂ Rn of ξ ∈ U with the following properties: Φ(η) = ξ, ˙ ∩ U, Φ Sr (η) = M Φ Hr (η) = M ∩ U. The set of regular boundary points will be denoted by the symbol ∂M. 4. 3, we deﬁne the set of singular boundary points M according to ˙ \ ∂M.

Dym , ∂(y1 , . .

3. Let M denote a bounded, (m + 1)-dimensional, oriented C 1 manifold in Rn with n > m. We indicate the topological closure of the point ˙ := set M by the symbol M and the set of boundary points by the symbol M ˙ M \ M. We name ξ ∈ M a regular boundary point of the manifold M if the following holds true: We have a semicube Hr (η) in Rm+1 with η ∈ Em and r > 0, a regular embedded surface Φ(y) : Hr (η) → Rn ∈ C 1 (Hr (η)) such that Φ|Hr (η) belongs to the oriented atlas A of M, and an open neighborhood U ⊂ Rn of ξ ∈ U with the following properties: Φ(η) = ξ, ˙ ∩ U, Φ Sr (η) = M Φ Hr (η) = M ∩ U.