Meaning of THEOREM in English

THEOREM

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈθɪərəm ]

n. esp. Math. 1 a general proposition not self-evident but proved by a chain of reasoning; a truth established by means of accepted truths (cf. PROBLEM). 2 a rule in algebra etc., esp. one expressed by symbols or formulae (binomial theorem). øøtheorematic adj. [F th÷orëme or LL theorema f. Gk theorema speculation, proposition f. theoreo look at]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.