# qiskit.opflow.primitive_ops.Z2Symmetries.consistent_tapering¶

Z2Symmetries.consistent_tapering(operator)[source]

Tapering the operator with the same manner of how this tapered operator is created. i.e., using the same Cliffords and tapering values.

Parameters

operator (PauliSumOp) – the to-be-tapered operator

Return type

OperatorBase

Returns

The tapered operator

Raises

OpflowError – The given operator does not commute with the symmetry