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A sound and complete proof system for partial program correctness

  • J. W. de Bakker
Invited Lectures
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 74)

Keywords

Proof System Procedure Call Induction Rule Substitution Rule Validity Definition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. W. de Bakker
    • 1
  1. 1.Mathematical CentreAmsterdam

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