follow Dictionary.com

Today's Word of the Day means...

universal quantifier

noun, Logic.
1.
a quantifier indicating that the sentential function within its scope is true for all values of any variable included in the quantifier.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for universal quantifier

universal quantifier

noun
1.
(logic) a formal device indicating that the open sentence that follows is true of every member of the relevant universe of interpretation, as (∀x)(FxGx) or (x)(FxGx): literally, for everything, if it is an F it is a G; that is, all Fs are Gs Usual symbol
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
universal quantifier in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
Cite This Source

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for universal quantifier

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for universal

12
16
Scrabble Words With Friends