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    Is there an expression for everything? Not infinity but just general everything. Thanks!

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    Why? And what's "everything" in maths?
    I'm just an imagination of your figment !

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    Quote Originally Posted by saerenzea View Post

    Is there an expression for everything?
    lock, stock, and barrel

    kit and caboodle

    the whole enchilada

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    I was looking for something like how infinity is. It's a symbol that represents a number that isn't easily expressed as a number. I was just curious if there was one. Just everything in general. I didn't want to use a circle because people thought it was a zero. This is just for a personal project.

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    There is an universal number --- 42
    “... mathematics is only the art of saying the same thing in different words” - B. Russell

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    Quote Originally Posted by saerenzea View Post
    Is there an expression for everything? Not infinity but just general everything. Thanks!
    There is a very famous dictum: Nothing contains everything, Paul Helmos.
    “A professor is someone who talks in someone else’s sleep”
    W.H. Auden

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    Quote Originally Posted by saerenzea View Post

    It's a symbol that represents a number
    The infinity symbol does not represent a number. Infinity is a concept, not a number.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mmm4444bot View Post
    The infinity symbol does not represent a number. Infinity is a concept, not a number.
    My undergraduate symbolic logic professor, Kermit Scott, would say that "infinity is where mathematician hides his ignorance. Now Kermit and Jim Hinson were were childhood friends and Hension himself said kermit the frog was modeled on Scott.
    “A professor is someone who talks in someone else’s sleep”
    W.H. Auden

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    in FINI ty
    I'm just an imagination of your figment !

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