What is prove?

  • (verb): Increase in volume.
    Synonyms: rise
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on prove:

Stubbins Ffirth - Works
... He set out to prove that it was not a contagious disease, and was so sure of his theory that he began performing experiments on himself ... Endeavoring to prove that other bodily fluids yielded the same results, Ffirth progressed on from vomit, and would go on to smear his body with blood, saliva ... his findings in his 1804 thesis A Treatise on Malignant Fever with an Attempt to Prove its Non-contagious Non-Malignant Nature ...
Loop Variant - Practical Considerations - Why Even Consider A Non-integer Variant?
... raised because in all practical instances where we want to prove that a program terminates, we also want to prove that it terminates in a reasonable amount of time ... desirable to separately (or progressively) prove the three properties of partial correctness, termination, and running time ...
Shri Krishan Institute Of Engineering & Technology - Chairman
... believe that later on our future alumni will prove useful to the task which may be entrusted to them ... I am confident that they prove themselves to be a great asset to any organization they join and will prove worthy of having been associated with this Institute as its quality power ...
Prove It
... Prove It! is an educational children's TV series presented by Joe Challands and Jamie Rickers ... Regular segments include the 60 Second Prove It!, where a presenter attempts to perform a task in 60 seconds to prove it is possible, Fred's Shed where Fred Talbot shows how to use ... Prove It! is an original format by GeronimoTV and was co-produced with STV Productions (then known as "SMG Productions") ...
Conway's Thrackle Conjecture - Known Bounds
... Moreover, the method used to prove this result yields for any ε>0 a finite algorithm that either improves the bound to (1 + ε)n or disproves the conjecture ... Therefore, to prove the conjecture, it would suffice to prove that graphs of this type cannot be drawn as thrackles ...

More definitions of "prove":

  • (verb): Obtain probate of.
    Example: "Prove a will"
  • (verb): Prove formally; demonstrate by a mathematical, formal proof.
  • (verb): Cause to puff up with a leaven.
    Synonyms: raise, leaven
  • (verb): Take a trial impression of.

Famous quotes containing the word prove:

    It is a sort of ranger service. Arnold’s expedition is a daily experience with these settlers. They can prove that they were out at almost any time; and I think that all the first generation of them deserve a pension more than any that went to the Mexican war.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Jesters do oft prove prophets.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    ... liberal intellectuals ... tend to have a classical theory of politics, in which the state has a monopoly of power; hoping that those in positions of authority may prove to be enlightened men, wielding power justly, they are natural, if cautious, allies of the “establishment.”
    Susan Sontag (b. 1933)