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Theorem axext2 2486
Description: The Axiom of Extensionality (ax-ext 2485) restated so that it postulates the existence of a set 𝑧 given two arbitrary sets 𝑥 and 𝑦. This way to express it follows the general idea of the other ZFC axioms, which is to postulate the existence of sets given other sets. (Contributed by NM, 28-Sep-2003.)
Assertion
Ref Expression
axext2 𝑧((𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦)
Distinct variable group:   𝑥,𝑦,𝑧

Proof of Theorem axext2
StepHypRef Expression
1 ax-ext 2485 . 2 (∀𝑧(𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦)
2 19.36v 1852 . 2 (∃𝑧((𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦) ↔ (∀𝑧(𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦))
31, 2mpbir 216 1 𝑧((𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦)
Colors of variables: wff setvar class
Syntax hints:  wi 4  wb 191  wal 1466  wex 1692
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-mp 5  ax-1 6  ax-2 7  ax-3 8  ax-gen 1698  ax-4 1711  ax-5 1789  ax-6 1836  ax-ext 2485
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 192  df-ex 1693
This theorem is referenced by: (None)
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