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Theorem axext2 2607
 Description: The Axiom of Extensionality (ax-ext 2606) 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 2606 . 2 (∀𝑧(𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦)
2 19.36v 1906 . 2 (∃𝑧((𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦) ↔ (∀𝑧(𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦))
31, 2mpbir 221 1 𝑧((𝑧𝑥𝑧𝑦) → 𝑥 = 𝑦)
 Colors of variables: wff setvar class Syntax hints:   → wi 4   ↔ wb 196  ∀wal 1478  ∃wex 1701 This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-mp 5  ax-1 6  ax-2 7  ax-3 8  ax-gen 1719  ax-4 1734  ax-5 1841  ax-6 1890  ax-ext 2606 This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 197  df-ex 1702 This theorem is referenced by: (None)
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