Pronunciation: /ˈkɒr əˌlɛr i/ ?

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. corollary. WordNet. Princeton University. (Accessed: 2011-01-08).
  2. Tapson, Frank. corollary, pg 66. Oxford Mathematics Study Dictionary. Oxford University Press, March 2, 2006. (Accessed: 2010-01-21).

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