theorem

Synonyms and related words:
a priori principle, a priori truth, affirmation, apriorism, assertion, assumed position, assumption, axiom, basis, brocard, categorical proposition, conjecture, data, deduction, dictate, dictum, first principles, formula, foundation, fundamental, golden rule, ground, hypothesis, hypothesis ad hoc, law, lemma, major premise, minor premise, philosopheme, philosophical proposition, position, postulate, postulation, postulatum, premise, presupposition, principium, principle, proposition, propositional function, rule, self-evident truth, settled principle, statement, sumption, supposal, thesis, truism, truth, truth table, truth-function, truth-value, universal truth|

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

Synonyms:
(to be demonstrated), , ,


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  • Theorem — The o*rem, n. [L. theorema, Gr. ? a sight, speculation, theory, theorem, fr. ? to look at, ? a spectator: cf. F. th[ e]or[ e]me. See {Theory}.] 1. That which is considered and established as a principle; hence, sometimes, a rule. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Theorem — The o*rem, v. t. To formulate into a theorem. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Theorēm — (griech.), soviel wie Lehrsatz …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Theorem — Theorēm (grch.), Lehrsatz …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Theorem — Theorem, griech. (das Wort mit allen damit verwandten Ausdrücken hat seine Wurzel in einem griech. Zeitworte, welches bedeutet: anschauen, besonders: innerlich, geistig anschauen, in seinen letzten Gründen etwas schauen), der Lehrsatz; t. atisch …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • theorem — index inference, postulate, prescription (directive), principle (axiom), supposition Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William …   Law dictionary

  • Theorem — Theorem,das:⇨Lehrsatz …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • theorem — (n.) 1550s, from M.Fr. théorème, from L.L. theorema, from Gk. theorema spectacle, speculation, in Euclid proposition to be proved, from theorein to consider (see THEORY (Cf. theory)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • theorem — *principle, axiom, fundamental, law …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • theorem — [n] explanation based on hypothesis and experiments assumption, axiom, belief, deduction, dictum, doctrine, formula, fundamental, law, postulate, principium, principle, proposition, rule, statement, theory, thesis; concepts 529,688,689 Ant. fact …   New thesaurus

  • theorem — ► NOUN 1) Physics & Mathematics a general proposition not self evident but proved by a chain of reasoning. 2) Mathematics a rule expressed by symbols or formulae. ORIGIN Greek the r ma speculation, proposition …   English terms dictionary

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