[kawr-uh-ler-ee, kor-; especially British, kuh-rol-uh-ree] /ˈkɔr əˌlɛr i, ˈkɒr-; especially British, kəˈrɒl ə ri/
noun, plural corollaries.
Mathematics. a proposition that is incidentally proved in proving another proposition.
an immediate consequence or easily drawn conclusion.
a natural consequence or result.
noun (pl) -laries
a proposition that follows directly from the proof of another proposition
an obvious deduction
a natural consequence or result
consequent or resultant
late 14c., from Late Latin corollarium “a deduction, consequence,” from Latin corollarium, originally “money paid for a garland,” hence “gift, gratuity, something extra;” and in logic, “a proposition proved from another that has been proved.” From corolla “small garland,” diminutive of corona “crown” (see crown (n.)).
A statement that follows with little or no proof required from an already proven statement. For example, it is a theorem in geometry that the angles opposite two congruent sides of a triangle are also congruent. A corollary to that statement is that an equilateral triangle is also equiangular.
[kuh-rol-eyt, -it, kawr-uh-leyt, -lit, kor-] /kəˈrɒl eɪt, -ɪt, ˈkɔr əˌleɪt, -lɪt, ˈkɒr-/ adjective, Botany. 1. having a . adj. 1864, “having a corolla,” from corolla + -ate.
[kawr-uh-man-dl, kor-] /ˌkɔr əˈmæn dl, ˌkɒr-/ noun 1. the hard, brownish wood of a tropical Asian tree, Diospyros melanoxylon. 2. the tree itself.
[kawr-uh-man-dl, kor-, kawr-, kor-] /ˈkɔr əˈmæn dl, ˈkɒr-, ˌkɔr-, ˌkɒr-/ noun 1. a coastal region in SE India, S of the Kistna River. /ˌkɒrəˈmændəl/ noun 1. the SE coast of India, along the Bay of Bengal, extending from Point Calimere to the mouth of the Krishna River
noun 1. lacquer work popular in England c1700 and marked by an incised design filled in with gold and color.