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Theorem exmodc 1966
Description: If existence is decidable, something exists or at most one exists. (Contributed by Jim Kingdon, 30-Jun-2018.)
Assertion
Ref Expression
exmodc (DECID𝑥𝜑 → (∃𝑥𝜑 ∨ ∃*𝑥𝜑))

Proof of Theorem exmodc
StepHypRef Expression
1 df-dc 754 . 2 (DECID𝑥𝜑 ↔ (∃𝑥𝜑 ∨ ¬ ∃𝑥𝜑))
2 pm2.21 557 . . . 4 (¬ ∃𝑥𝜑 → (∃𝑥𝜑 → ∃!𝑥𝜑))
3 df-mo 1920 . . . 4 (∃*𝑥𝜑 ↔ (∃𝑥𝜑 → ∃!𝑥𝜑))
42, 3sylibr 141 . . 3 (¬ ∃𝑥𝜑 → ∃*𝑥𝜑)
54orim2i 688 . 2 ((∃𝑥𝜑 ∨ ¬ ∃𝑥𝜑) → (∃𝑥𝜑 ∨ ∃*𝑥𝜑))
61, 5sylbi 118 1 (DECID𝑥𝜑 → (∃𝑥𝜑 ∨ ∃*𝑥𝜑))
Colors of variables: wff set class
Syntax hints:  ¬ wn 3  wi 4  wo 639  DECID wdc 753  wex 1397  ∃!weu 1916  ∃*wmo 1917
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-1 5  ax-2 6  ax-mp 7  ax-ia1 103  ax-ia2 104  ax-ia3 105  ax-in2 555  ax-io 640
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 114  df-dc 754  df-mo 1920
This theorem is referenced by: (None)
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