Definition of corollary Pronunciation
Noun
1. Something given beyond what is actually due; something added or superfluous.
2. Something which occurs a fortiori, as a result of another effort without significant additional effort.
Finally getting that cracked window fixed was a nice corollary of redoing the whole storefont.
3. A proposition which follows easily from the proof of another proposition.
We have proven that this set is finite and well ordered; as a corollary, we now know that there is an order-preserving map from it to the natural numbers.
© Wordnet 3.1 & Wiktionary - Combined dictionary for best results.
English - English - corollary Pronunciation
n. consequence, result, upshot, effect; proposition that follows from a proposition that has already proved
English - Spanish - corollary Pronunciation
s. corolario, moraleja
English - French - corollary Pronunciation
n. corollaire, conséquence
English - German - corollary Pronunciation
n. Folge, Resultat
English - Italian - corollary Pronunciation
s. (Filos, Mat) corollario; facile deduzione, conseguenza logica
English - Portuguese - corollary Pronunciation
s. conclusão, resultado
English - Russian - corollary Pronunciation
с. естественное следствие, вывод, заключение, результат
English - Turkish - corollary Pronunciation
i. sonuç, doğal sonuç
English - Dutch - corollary Pronunciation
zn. gevolg, gevolgtrekking
English - Greek - corollary Pronunciation
ουσ. πόρισμα, συνέπεια, φυσική συνέπεια
English - Chinese - corollary Pronunciation
(名) 必然的结果; 推论; 系
English - Chinese - corollary Pronunciation
(名) 必然的結果; 推論; 系
English - Japanese - corollary Pronunciation
(名) 当然の結果; 系
English - Korean - corollary Pronunciation
명. 계, 추론


Share this page
Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for corollary
1. consequence: culmination, end, conclusion, result, upshot
2. inference: deduction, analogy, result, judgment