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A corollary is a theorem that follows easily from a proved theorem.[1] Corollaries are generally considered less important than the theorem from which they are derived.


  1. Tapson, Frank. corollary. pg 66. Oxford Mathematics Study Dictionary. Oxford University Press. March 2, 2006. Last Accessed 8/6/2018. Buy the book

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