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Theorem ddif 3734
Description: Double complement under universal class. Exercise 4.10(s) of [Mendelson] p. 231. (Contributed by NM, 8-Jan-2002.)
Assertion
Ref Expression
ddif (V ∖ (V ∖ 𝐴)) = 𝐴

Proof of Theorem ddif
Dummy variable 𝑥 is distinct from all other variables.
StepHypRef Expression
1 vex 3198 . . . . 5 𝑥 ∈ V
2 eldif 3577 . . . . 5 (𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ (𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥𝐴))
31, 2mpbiran 952 . . . 4 (𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ ¬ 𝑥𝐴)
43con2bii 347 . . 3 (𝑥𝐴 ↔ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴))
51biantrur 527 . . 3 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ (𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴)))
64, 5bitr2i 265 . 2 ((𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴)) ↔ 𝑥𝐴)
76difeqri 3722 1 (V ∖ (V ∖ 𝐴)) = 𝐴
Colors of variables: wff setvar class
Syntax hints:  ¬ wn 3  wa 384   = wceq 1481  wcel 1988  Vcvv 3195  cdif 3564
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-mp 5  ax-1 6  ax-2 7  ax-3 8  ax-gen 1720  ax-4 1735  ax-5 1837  ax-6 1886  ax-7 1933  ax-9 1997  ax-10 2017  ax-11 2032  ax-12 2045  ax-13 2244  ax-ext 2600
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 197  df-or 385  df-an 386  df-tru 1484  df-ex 1703  df-nf 1708  df-sb 1879  df-clab 2607  df-cleq 2613  df-clel 2616  df-nfc 2751  df-v 3197  df-dif 3570
This theorem is referenced by:  complss  3743  dfun3  3857  dfin3  3858  invdif  3860  ssindif0  4022  difdifdir  4047
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