Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

by Jerzy Trzeciak

obtain

[see also: get, derive, gain]

Theorem 2, at the end of Section 2, was not originally obtained in the manner indicated there.

A key step in obtaining (6) is Jensen's inequality.

We thus obtain $f=g$. [Not: “We obtain that $f=g$”, “We receive $f=g$”.]

Also, wherever possible, we work with integer coefficients, enabling us to obtain information about torsion.

See [17] for a brief account of the results obtained. [Not: “the obtained results”]



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