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Description: Define reciprocal on positive fractions. It means the same thing as one divided by the argument (although we don't define full division since we will never need it). This is a "temporary" set used in the construction of complex numbers dfc 8623, and is intended to be used only by the construction. From Proposition 92.5 of [Gleason] p. 119, who uses an asterisk to denote this unary operation. (Contributed by NM, 6Mar1996.) (New usage is discouraged.) 
Ref  Expression 

dfrq 
Step  Hyp  Ref  Expression 

1  crq 8359  . 2  
2  cmq 8358  . . . 4  
3  2  ccnv 4579  . . 3 
4  c1q 8355  . . . 4  
5  4  csn 3544  . . 3 
6  3, 5  cima 4583  . 2 
7  1, 6  wceq 1619  1 
Colors of variables: wff set class 
This definition is referenced by: recmulnq 8468 dmrecnq 8472 
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