Date: Dec 9, 2012 5:32 PM
Author: Virgil
Subject: Re: fom - 01 - preface
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WM <mueckenh@rz.fh-augsburg.de> wrote:

> On 8 Dez., 23:42, Virgil <vir...@ligriv.com> wrote:

> > In article

>

> > > A question: Do you believe that there are more than countably many

> > > finite words?

> >

> > Only if words can be built from infinite alphabets.

>

> Wrong. A word is always finite. All finite subsets of |N, for

> instance, form a countably set. You are very uninformed!

You did not read my statement carefully enough to understand it.

My statement does NOt imply that there can be uncountably many many

words with an infinite alphabet, it only implies that it cannot be done

without such an alphabet.

Either you let your emotions cloud your mind, WM, or you cannot read

what is actually being said.

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