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A proof of finite family developments for higher-order rewriting using a prefix property

By H.J.S. Bruggink

Abstract

A prefix property is the property that, given a reduction, the\ud ancestor of a prefix of the target is a prefix of the source. In this paper we\ud prove a prefix property for the class of Higher-Order Rewriting Systems\ud with patterns (HRSs), by reducing it to a similar prefix property of a\ud λ-calculus with explicit substitutions. This prefix property is then used\ud to prove that Higher-order Rewriting Systems enjoy Finite Family Developments.\ud This property states, that reductions in which the creation\ud depth of the redexes is bounded are finite, and is a useful tool to prove\ud various properties of HRSs

Topics: Wijsbegeerte
Year: 2006
OAI identifier: oai:dspace.library.uu.nl:1874/26749
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