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Single Idea 10077

[catalogued under 5. Theory of Logic / J. Model Theory in Logic / 2. Isomorphisms]

Full Idea

A 'surjective' function is 'onto' - the whole of the output set results from the function being applied to elements of the original set.

Gist of Idea

A 'surjective' ('onto') function creates every element of the output set


Peter Smith (Intro to Gödel's Theorems [2007], 02.1)

Book Reference

Smith,Peter: 'An Introduction to Gödel's Theorems' [CUP 2007], p.8