#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## satisfy

[≠ verify; *see also*: obey

Here a and b are chosen to satisfy (2). [*Not*: “to verify (2)'']

This forces f to satisfy (6).

The function of Lemma 2 can be made to satisfy (6).

The operator P satisfies essentially the same inequality as F does.

However, A fails to satisfy (3).

Then F need not satisfy (2). [= F does not necessarily satisfy
(2).]

The products F_{i}G_{i} are very close to satisfying (1).

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