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Description: The expression
CHOICE will be used as a readable shorthand for any
form of the axiom of choice; all concrete forms are long, cryptic, have
dummy variables, or all three, making it useful to have a short name.
Similar to the Axiom of Choice (first form) of [Enderton] p. 49.
There is a slight problem with taking the exact form of axac 8624 as our definition, because the equivalence to more standard forms (dfac2 8296) requires the Axiom of Regularity, which we often try to avoid. Thus, we take the first of the "textbook forms" as the definition and derive the form of axac 8624 itself as dfac0 8298. (Contributed by Mario Carneiro, 22Feb2015.) 
Ref  Expression 

dfac  CHOICE 
Step  Hyp  Ref  Expression 

1  wac 8281  . 2 CHOICE  
2  vf  . . . . . . 7  
3  2  cv 1363  . . . . . 6 
4  vx  . . . . . . 7  
5  4  cv 1363  . . . . . 6 
6  3, 5  wss 3325  . . . . 5 
7  5  cdm 4836  . . . . . 6 
8  3, 7  wfn 5410  . . . . 5 
9  6, 8  wa 369  . . . 4 
10  9, 2  wex 1591  . . 3 
11  10, 4  wal 1362  . 2 
12  1, 11  wb 184  1 CHOICE 
Colors of variables: wff setvar class 
This definition is referenced by: dfac3 8287 ac7 8638 
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