# Definition:Inverse Mapping/Also defined as

## Definition

Let $f: S \to T$ be an injection.

Then its inverse mapping is the mapping $g$ such that:

$(1): \quad$ its domain $\Dom g$ equals the image $\Img f$ of $f$
$(2): \quad \forall y \in \Img f: \map f {\map g y} = y$

Thus $f$ is seen to be a surjection by tacit use of Restriction of Mapping to Image is Surjection.

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## Also see

• Results about inverse mappings can be found here.