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Superposition for Higher-Order Logic

@inproceedings{Bentkamp2021SuperpositionFH,
  title={Superposition for Higher-Order Logic},
  author={Alexander Bentkamp and Jasmin Christian Blanchette and Sophie Tourret and Petar Vukmirovic},
  year={2021}
}
We recently designed two calculi as stepping stones towards superposition for full higher-order logic: Boolean-free λ-superposition and superposition for first-order logic with interpreted Booleans. Stepping on these stones, we finally reach a sound and refutationally complete calculus for higher-order logic with polymorphism, extensionality, Hilbert choice, and Henkin semantics. In addition to the complexity of combining the calculus’s two predecessors, new challenges arise from the interplay… 

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