Words Like LEMMA
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5 Alternative Words Similar to lemma
10 definitions of lemma
The major premise of a hypothetical syllogism, or modus ponens: thus, in the reasoning, “If it is day, it is light; but it is day: hence, it is light,” the first premise was called the lemma.
A Megaric sophism depending on the question whether a man who says “I am lying” is truly lying or not.
In mathematics, a proposition upon which it is necessary to arrest the attention for the sake of proving an ulterior one, but which interrupts the regular series of theorems; also, a premise drawn from another branch of mathematics than that under consideration.
A theme; a thesis; the subject of an epigram, or of a musical composition, etc.
In embryology, the primary or outer layer of the germinal vesicle. Pascoe.
A proposition proved or accepted for immediate use in the proof of some other proposition.
The canonical form of an inflected word.