# What is the definition of proper subset?

A set S is a proper subset of a set T if each element of S is also in T and there is at least one element in T that is not in S.
sub·set
[suhb-set]
NOUN
1.
a set that is a part of a larger set.
2.
Mathematics a set consisting of elements of a given set that can be the same as the given set or smaller.
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 A subset is a portion of a set. Mathematically defining, a set in which all the elements can be found in another set is said to be a subset of the latter set. http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=200806...
 You could use the axiom of extensionality to make a simpler definition: $$A\subsetneq B =_\mathrm{def} (\forall x\in A. x\in B)\land \lnot(A=B).$$ This is, of course, equivalent to http://math.stackexchange.com/questions/166651/wha...
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Thanks for asking this important question Merlin. There are a lot of definitions floating around out there.

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