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Theorem infcntss 7130
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 6875 . 2  |-  ( om  ~<_  A  <->  E. x ( om 
~~  x  /\  x  C_  A ) )
3 ensym 6910 . . . . 5  |-  ( om 
~~  x  ->  x  ~~  om )
43anim2i 552 . . . 4  |-  ( ( x  C_  A  /\  om 
~~  x )  -> 
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
54ancoms 439 . . 3  |-  ( ( om  ~~  x  /\  x  C_  A )  -> 
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
65eximi 1563 . 2  |-  ( E. x ( om  ~~  x  /\  x  C_  A
)  ->  E. x
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
72, 6sylbi 187 1  |-  ( om  ~<_  A  ->  E. x
( x  C_  A  /\  x  ~~  om )
)
Colors of variables: wff set class
Syntax hints:    -> wi 4    /\ wa 358   E.wex 1528    e. wcel 1684   _Vcvv 2788    C_ wss 3152   class class class wbr 4023   omcom 4656    ~~ cen 6860    ~<_ cdom 6861
This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-1 5  ax-2 6  ax-3 7  ax-mp 8  ax-gen 1533  ax-5 1544  ax-17 1603  ax-9 1635  ax-8 1643  ax-13 1686  ax-14 1688  ax-6 1703  ax-7 1708  ax-11 1715  ax-12 1866  ax-ext 2264  ax-sep 4141  ax-nul 4149  ax-pow 4188  ax-pr 4214  ax-un 4512
This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 177  df-or 359  df-an 360  df-3an 936  df-tru 1310  df-ex 1529  df-nf 1532  df-sb 1630  df-eu 2147  df-mo 2148  df-clab 2270  df-cleq 2276  df-clel 2279  df-nfc 2408  df-ne 2448  df-ral 2548  df-rex 2549  df-rab 2552  df-v 2790  df-dif 3155  df-un 3157  df-in 3159  df-ss 3166  df-nul 3456  df-if 3566  df-pw 3627  df-sn 3646  df-pr 3647  df-op 3649  df-uni 3828  df-br 4024  df-opab 4078  df-id 4309  df-xp 4695  df-rel 4696  df-cnv 4697  df-co 4698  df-dm 4699  df-rn 4700  df-res 4701  df-ima 4702  df-fun 5257  df-fn 5258  df-f 5259  df-f1 5260  df-fo 5261  df-f1o 5262  df-er 6660  df-en 6864  df-dom 6865
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