corollary

[kawr-uh-ler-ee, kor-; especially British, kuh-rol-uh-ree]
noun, plural corollaries.
1.
Mathematics. a proposition that is incidentally proved in proving another proposition.
2.
an immediate consequence or easily drawn conclusion.
3.
a natural consequence or result.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English < Late Latin corollārium corollary, in Latin: money paid for a garland, a gift, gratuity. See corolla, -ary

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corollary (kəˈrɒlərɪ)
 
n , pl -laries
1.  a proposition that follows directly from the proof of another proposition
2.  an obvious deduction
3.  a natural consequence or result
 
adj
4.  consequent or resultant
 
[C14: from Latin corollārium money paid for a garland, from Latin corolla garland, from corōnacrown]

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corollary
late 14c., from L.L. corollarium "a deduction, consequence," from L. corollarium, originally "money paid for a garland," hence "gift, gratuity, something extra," from corolla "small garland," dim. of corona "crown."
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corollary   (kôr'ə-lěr'ē)  Pronunciation Key 
A statement that follows with little or no proof required from an already proven statement. For example, it is a theorem in geometry that the angles opposite two congruent sides of a triangle are also congruent. A corollary to that statement is that an equilateral triangle is also equiangular.
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Example sentences
The corollary is that people want to be in control of how far those lines are
  blurred.
His derelict environments are a visual corollary to his characters' disturbing
  dialogue.
If profligacy has been their social imperative, its moral corollary is
  unflinching tolerance.
Yet there's a strange corollary to this idea: namely, a parenthesizing of the
  role played by movies in the work of movie critics.
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