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I want some words in my theorem environment to not be italic. I know there are simple ways to get the entire theorem in roman, but I'm looking for an italic theorem with specified words in roman.

I tried:



I want \textrm{this} word to be non-italic.

But apparently \textrm is not the way to go because everything is still italic

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Use the \emph command to emphasize a word. Normally, this will italicize the word, but if you are already in italics mode, it will do the opposite.

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I want \textup{this} word to be non-italic.
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