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Theorem inf5 8486
Description: The statement "there exists a set that is a proper subset of its union" is equivalent to the Axiom of Infinity (see theorem infeq5 8478). This provides us with a very compact way to express the Axiom of Infinity using only elementary symbols. (Contributed by NM, 3-Jun-2005.)
Assertion
Ref Expression
inf5 𝑥 𝑥 𝑥

Proof of Theorem inf5
StepHypRef Expression
1 omex 8484 . 2 ω ∈ V
2 infeq5i 8477 . 2 (ω ∈ V → ∃𝑥 𝑥 𝑥)
31, 2ax-mp 5 1 𝑥 𝑥 𝑥
Colors of variables: wff setvar class
Syntax hints:  wex 1701  wcel 1987  Vcvv 3186  wpss 3556   cuni 4402  ωcom 7012
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 1836  ax-6 1885  ax-7 1932  ax-8 1989  ax-9 1996  ax-10 2016  ax-11 2031  ax-12 2044  ax-13 2245  ax-ext 2601  ax-sep 4741  ax-nul 4749  ax-pr 4867  ax-un 6902  ax-inf2 8482
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 197  df-or 385  df-an 386  df-3or 1037  df-3an 1038  df-tru 1483  df-ex 1702  df-nf 1707  df-sb 1878  df-eu 2473  df-mo 2474  df-clab 2608  df-cleq 2614  df-clel 2617  df-nfc 2750  df-ne 2791  df-ral 2912  df-rex 2913  df-rab 2916  df-v 3188  df-sbc 3418  df-dif 3558  df-un 3560  df-in 3562  df-ss 3569  df-pss 3571  df-nul 3892  df-if 4059  df-pw 4132  df-sn 4149  df-pr 4151  df-tp 4153  df-op 4155  df-uni 4403  df-br 4614  df-opab 4674  df-tr 4713  df-eprel 4985  df-po 4995  df-so 4996  df-fr 5033  df-we 5035  df-ord 5685  df-on 5686  df-lim 5687  df-suc 5688  df-om 7013
This theorem is referenced by: (None)
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