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corollary

American English: /ˈkɔrəˌlɛri/
, /ˈkɑrəˌlɛri/
British English: /kəˈrɒləri/

noun plural corollaries

  • corollary (of or to something)
    Example sentences
    • For these angles, the contradiction used to prove the corollary does not arise.
    • The fan theorem is, in fact, a corollary of the bar theorem; combined with the continuity principle, which is not classically valid, it yields the continuity theorem.
    • As a corollary to this theorem Higman proved the existence of a universal finitely presented group containing every finitely presented group as a subgroup.
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