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I have two independent chapters. I want to override the chapter numbering. So for example, a theorem 7 in section 3 in chapter 2 is labeled as 2.3.7. How could I get only the label 3.7?.

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Remove the recursive section numbering (that is, \thesection) from \thetheorem by adding

\renewcommand{\thetheorem}{\arabic{section}.\arabic{theorem}}

to your preamble.

Unless stated otherwise, this will still leave sections to be reset with every new chapter. As such, you might end up with two theorems numbered 3.7, say.

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