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Genera Hierarchy: --> existent , noun --> unit , noun --> entity , noun --> mental-entity , noun --> thought , noun --> predication , noun

inference, noun

| Database instances: 0 | Last Modified: 2001.5.8-12:39 | Created: 2000.3.25-13:32 |


{ which starts with one or more judgements and ends in another judgement whose truth is seen to be involved in that of the former }

Species:syllogism , noun | immediate-inference , noun | hypothetical-inference , noun | disjunctive-inference , noun |
judgement , noun |
 " inference " helps differentiate the following concepts:
 argument | conclusion |

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Definition Contributors: Horace W. B. Joseph, Frederick C. Gibson,

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