Definition of Lemma. Meaning of Lemma. Synonyms of Lemma

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Definition of Lemma

Lemma
Lemma Lem"ma (l[e^]m"m[.a]), n.; pl. L. Lemmata (-m[.a]*t[.a]), E. Lemmas (-m[.a]z). [L. lemma, Gr. lh^mma anything received, an assumption or premise taken for granted, fr. lamba`nein to take, assume. Cf. Syllable.] A preliminary or auxiliary proposition demonstrated or accepted for immediate use in the demonstration of some other proposition, as in mathematics or logic.

Meaning of Lemma from wikipedia

- Lemma may refer to: Lemma (morphology), the canonical, dictionary or citation form of a word Lemma (psycholinguistics), a mental abstraction of a word...
- known as lemmas, such as Bézout's lemma, Dehn's lemma, Euclid's lemma, Farkas' lemma, Fatou's lemma, Gauss's lemma, Greendlinger's lemma, Itō's lemma, Jordan's...
- Zorn's lemma, also known as the Kuratowski–Zorn lemma, after mathematicians Max Zorn and Kazimierz Kuratowski, is a proposition of set theory that states...
- In probability theory, the Borel–Cantelli lemma is a theorem about sequences of events. In general, it is a result in measure theory. It is named after...
- Lemma Megersa (Oromo: Lammaa Magarsaa; born 26 July 1970) is an Ethiopian politician currently serves as the Minister of Defense of Ethiopia, and was...
- In the theory of formal languages, the pumping lemma may refer to: Pumping lemma for regular languages, the fact that all sufficiently long strings in...
- In the theory of formal languages, the pumping lemma for regular languages is a lemma that describes an essential property of all regular languages. Informally...
- In morphology and lexicography, a lemma (plural lemmas or lemmata) is the canonical form, dictionary form, or citation form of a set of words (headword)...
- Farkas' lemma is a solvability theorem for a finite system of linear inequalities in mathematics. It was originally proven by the Hungarian mathematician...
- Fundamental lemma of Langlands and Shelstad Fundamental lemma of sieve theory Feinstein's fundamental lemma (information theory) Fundamental lemma of interpolation...
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