# Meta-language

From Encyclopedia of Mathematics

A logico-mathematical language used to create a meta-theory. In a wider sense, a meta-language is a non-formalized language that is used to formulate statements of meta-mathematics.

#### References

- [a1] A. Grzegorczyk, "An outline of mathematical logic", Reidel (1974)

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This article was adapted from an original article by A.G. Dragalin (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098. See original article