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Theorem infcntss 7098
Description: Every infinite set has a denumerable subset. Similar to Exercise 8 of [TakeutiZaring] p. 91. (However, we need neither AC nor the Axiom of Infinity because of the way we express "infinite" in the antecedent.) (Contributed by NM, 23-Oct-2004.)
Hypothesis
Ref Expression
infcntss.1  |-  A  e. 
_V
Assertion
Ref Expression
infcntss  |-  ( om  ~<_  A  ->  E. x
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
Distinct variable group:    x, A

Proof of Theorem infcntss
StepHypRef Expression
1 infcntss.1 . . 3  |-  A  e. 
_V
21domen 6843 . 2  |-  ( om  ~<_  A  <->  E. x ( om 
~~  x  /\  x  C_  A ) )
3 ensym 6878 . . . . 5  |-  ( om 
~~  x  ->  x  ~~  om )
43anim2i 555 . . . 4  |-  ( ( x  C_  A  /\  om 
~~  x )  -> 
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
54ancoms 441 . . 3  |-  ( ( om  ~~  x  /\  x  C_  A )  -> 
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
65eximi 1574 . 2  |-  ( E. x ( om  ~~  x  /\  x  C_  A
)  ->  E. x
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
72, 6sylbi 189 1  |-  ( om  ~<_  A  ->  E. x
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
Colors of variables: wff set class
Syntax hints:    -> wi 6    /\ wa 360   E.wex 1537    e. wcel 1621   _Vcvv 2763    C_ wss 3127   class class class wbr 3997   omcom 4628    ~~ cen 6828    ~<_ cdom 6829
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-1 7  ax-2 8  ax-3 9  ax-mp 10  ax-5 1533  ax-6 1534  ax-7 1535  ax-gen 1536  ax-8 1623  ax-11 1624  ax-13 1625  ax-14 1626  ax-17 1628  ax-12o 1664  ax-10 1678  ax-9 1684  ax-4 1692  ax-16 1927  ax-ext 2239  ax-sep 4115  ax-nul 4123  ax-pow 4160  ax-pr 4186  ax-un 4484
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 179  df-or 361  df-an 362  df-3an 941  df-tru 1315  df-ex 1538  df-nf 1540  df-sb 1884  df-eu 2122  df-mo 2123  df-clab 2245  df-cleq 2251  df-clel 2254  df-nfc 2383  df-ne 2423  df-ral 2523  df-rex 2524  df-rab 2527  df-v 2765  df-dif 3130  df-un 3132  df-in 3134  df-ss 3141  df-nul 3431  df-if 3540  df-pw 3601  df-sn 3620  df-pr 3621  df-op 3623  df-uni 3802  df-br 3998  df-opab 4052  df-id 4281  df-xp 4675  df-rel 4676  df-cnv 4677  df-co 4678  df-dm 4679  df-rn 4680  df-res 4681  df-ima 4682  df-fun 4683  df-fn 4684  df-f 4685  df-f1 4686  df-fo 4687  df-f1o 4688  df-er 6628  df-en 6832  df-dom 6833
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