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inferential

[in-fuh-ren-shuh l] /ˌɪn fəˈrɛn ʃəl/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, by, or dependent upon inference.
Origin of inferential
1650-1660
1650-60; < Medieval Latin inferenti(a) inference + -al1
Related forms
inferentially, adverb
noninferential, adjective
noninferentially, adverb
uninferential, adjective
uninferentially, adverb
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inferential

/ˌɪnfəˈrɛnʃəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or derived from inference
Derived Forms
inferentially, adverb
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Word Origin and History for inferential
adj.

1650s, from Medieval Latin inferentia (see inference) + adj. suffix -al (1).

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