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Re: Matheology � 258
Posted: May 3, 2013 12:18 AM
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In article <>,
Zeit Geist <> wrote:

> >
> > If your "Y c X" in the above means that Y is PROPER subset of X ( a
> >
> > subset of X but not equal to X) then your statement is quite correct,
> >
> > but the "Y c X" notation is not always interpreted as requiring "not
> >
> > equal to".
> >
> >

> Thanks Virgil,
> I realized that I didn't mention that. That is how I usually interpret it,
> but not everyone does. Of course, things get interpreted rather
> strangely around here.
> ZG

Which is why I try to be as precise and clear as possible.

But no matter how hard I try, WM, for one, manages to both misinterpret
and misrepresent what I have said.

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