Simplify with NestedLessLess?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg106487] Simplify with NestedLessLess?*From*: dbird <dbird at ieee.org>*Date*: Thu, 14 Jan 2010 05:49:00 -0500 (EST)

Please excuse if this has been answered before, but I can't find it. Is there some way to do a Simplify with assumptions using a NestedLessLess or something similar? For example: d=a+b Simplify[d,NestedLessLess[a,b]] Answer is: a+b Answer should be: b Thanks, Dave

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