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Dividing the KLI equation by IqNmu(r)12we find: Asymptotic Properties of the Optimized Effective Potential 47 By Eqs. (53), (109) and (110) all the r-dependent functions in (116) vanish asymptotically. Since the KLI equation (116) must be satisfied for r --f 03 as well we readily conclude that cN,u = 0 (118) If C ( N ~ -#~0,) the ~ right-hand sideof (119) is asymptotically dominated by the i = (Nu-1) term and we obtain If C(N,-l)u = 0, the right-hand side of (120) is an upper bound of lVzL1(r)- UcNrU(r)l for r + 03.

E. f o r c(N,,-l)n = 0, Ku(r) and ucNVu(r)approach each other even faster than gzven b y the right-hand szde of Eq. (84). To prove theorem 1 we write Using the lemma of the last section ensuring that CN,, = 0, q ( r ) must satisfy the following asymptotic differential equation: This is readily verified by inserting (51), (53) and (85) in Eq. (76). By virtue of Eqs. (3) and (82) the sum N,-1 must be asymptotically dominated by the i = ( N u - 1) term which decays as @ T N e - l ) u ( r ) q ( N m- l ) U ( l ) r+oo r ( k +2--m G) 1 --f &N,u - E(N,-l)u e - ( o N o o + P ~ N D - i ) u ) ~.