The several steps of deductive Reasoning shall now be considered in turn as we proceed.
This form of reasoning is deductive, that is, it proceeds from the general to the particular.
It furnishes us with the validity of the deductive inference or argument.
The deductive conclusion was confirmed and verified by experience.
But all the same, their deductive powers were far from perfect.
You might be the longest-headed of deductive reasoners, and yet you might be beaten by your own pawns.
Certainly the great majority of deductive logicians have taken up some such attitude towards the process of discovery.
It's a home-run every time when you get your deductive theories unlimbered.
But these were dreams, frank dreams, fancied adventures of my deductive subconscious mind.
Had Annie needed confirmation of her deductive logic she had it.