Definition 66.46.2. Let $S$ be a scheme. Let $f : X \to Y$ be a morphism of algebraic spaces over $S$. We say that $f$ is *finite locally free* if $f$ is affine and $f_*\mathcal{O}_ X$ is a finite locally free $\mathcal{O}_ Y$-module. In this case we say $f$ is has *rank* or *degree* $d$ if the sheaf $f_*\mathcal{O}_ X$ is finite locally free of rank $d$.

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