#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## classical

[*see also*: classic

Theorems 1 to 3 are classical results, due to Lebesgue.

Since most of the results presented are quite classical
(the novelty lies in the arrangement, and some of the proofs are new),
I have not attempted to document the source of every item.

The following theorem is clearly motivated by the classical
LP-decomposition.

Our proofs make substantial use of classical topology of the plane.

[Note the difference between * classic* and * classical*:
* classic* means “of acknowledged excellence'' or “remarkably typical'' (* a classic example*);
and * classical* means “well-established, not modern''.]

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