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Re: Finitely definable reals.
Posted: Jan 12, 2013 3:24 AM
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On 12 Jan., 02:14, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> > Cantor managed to prove that there are more than countably many finite
> > binary strings possible. Remember, the part behind a_nn of a_n is not
> > relevant for his proof.

>
> Quite so, but that in no way weakens his proof.


It shows a self-contradiction by the fact that there must be an
antidiagonal that from every entry differs at a finite place. But if
the list is complete with respect to all finite binary strings, this
is obviously impossible.

Regards, WM


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