corollary Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a practical consequence that follows naturally
- blind jealousy is a frequent corollary of passionate love
noun (logic) an inference that follows directly from the proof of another proposition
gift, corollary, fr. corolla
. See Corolla
- That which is given beyond what is actually due, as a garland of flowers in addition to wages; surplus; something added or superfluous. Obs.
Now come, my Ariel; bring a corollary,
Rather than want a spirit.
- Something which follows from the demonstration of a proposition; an additional inference or deduction from a demonstrated proposition; a consequence.
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