Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

by Jerzy Trzeciak

slightly

[see also: little, somewhat]

We have to change the proof of Lemma 3 only slightly.

Unfortunately, the notation from number theory slightly conflicts with the notation from probability theory.

Slightly refining a result of [8], Davenport proved ......

The estimates (5) then follow by slightly increasing the value of $m$.

They are all slightly different.

Note that (2) is a slightly weakened version of the Pólya inequality.

The motivation for the results of this section is the following result of John (paraphrased slightly to suit our purposes).



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