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World's worst dictionaryWord: Definition "In the real world, this would be a problem. But in mathematics, we can just define a place where this problem doesn't exist. So we'll go ahead and do that now..." #2 20090807 09:01:34
Re: World's worst dictionaryHi Ricky; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #3 20090807 09:50:49
Re: World's worst dictionaryI think they are quietly demonstrating the abstruseness. "The physicists defer only to mathematicians, and the mathematicians defer only to God ..."  Leon M. Lederman 