# Lemma ^{ }

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### Lemma Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

### Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

- the head of an annotation or gloss
- a subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition
- the lower and stouter of the two glumes immediately enclosing the floret in most Gramineae

### Definitions from Wiktionary

- a subsidiary proposition that is assumed to be true in order to prove another proposition ,
- the lower and stouter of the two glumes immediately enclosing the floret in most Gramineae ,
- the heading that indicates the subject of an annotation or a literary composition or a dictionary entry

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### Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Lemma'

- Lemma: Lemma may refer to: Lemma (mathematics), a type of proposition. Lemma (morphology), the canonical or citation form of a word. Lemma
**...** - Lemma (mathematics): In mathematics , a lemma (plural lemmata or lemmas) from the Greek λῆμμα (lemma, “anything which is received, such as a gift, profit, or a
**...** - Lemma (morphology): In morphology and lexicography , a lemma (plural lemmas or lemmata) is the canonical form, dictionary form, or citation form of a set of
**...** - Lemma (botany): Lemma is a phytomorphological term used in botany referring to a part of the spikelet of grass es (Poaceae ). It is the lowermost of
**...** - Euclid's lemma: In number theory , Euclid's lemma (also called Euclid's first theorem) is a lemma that captures a fundamental property of prime number s,
**...** - Lemma (psycholinguistics): In psycholinguistics , a lemma (plural lemmas or lemmata) is an abstract conceptual form of a word that has been mentally selected for
**...** - Fundamental lemma of calculus of variations: In mathematics , specifically in the calculus of variations , the fundamental lemma of the calculus of variations states that if the
**...** - Lemma (logic): In informal logic and argument map ping, a lemma is simultaneously a contention for premise s below it and a premise for a contention
**...** - Lemma (album): Lemma is an album composed by John Zorn and featuring violinists David Fulmer, Chris Otto and Pauline Kim which as recorded in New York
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