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RE: Assignment Vs conditions

From: Bill Naylor <bill@scl.csd.uwo.ca>
Date: Fri, 26 Apr 2002 16:15:40 -0400 (EDT)
To: Jimmy Cerra <jimbofc@yahoo.com>
cc: www-math@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0204261549450.1005-100000@millennium.scl.csd.uwo.ca>
On Fri, 26 Apr 2002, Jimmy Cerra wrote:

> I have an idea...  How about using the apply element as the following:
> <apply>
>   <ci>y</ci>
>   <ci>x</ci>
> </apply>
> Where the above means, "Apply y to x," or "Make x the value of y," or "x=y".
> This method may need to have the apply element extended to support this.
> Still, this makes sense when translated into words (to me at last)!
> ---
> Jimmy Cerra

I would have thought that most MathML literate people would interpret this
markup as y of x, ie. y(x) where presumably y is a function and x is some

Bill Naylor.

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