proposition

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proposition that follows necessarily, of a analytic
discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal argument , argumentation , debate
(logic) a proposition that is not susceptible of proof or disproof; its truth is assumed to be self-evident axiom
categorematic expression; a term capable of standing alone as the subject or predicate of a logical proposition categorem , categoreme
(logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that a contradiction arises if any proposition is introduced that cannot be derived from the axioms of the system completeness
logic proposition or opinion conclusion
proposition arrived at by logical reasoning (such as the proposition that must follow from the major and minor premises of a syllogism) conclusion , ratiocination
proposition obtained by conversion converse
interchange of subject and predicate of a proposition conversion
proof for another proposition, proposition that follows using existing corollary
(logic) an inference that follows directly from the proof of another proposition corollary
additional proposition with little or no proof required corollary
logical proposition corollary
formal presentation of and opposition to a stated proposition (usually followed by a vote) debate , disputation , public debate
proof by a process of argument or a series of proposition proving an asserted conclusion demonstration , monstrance
proposition presenting two or more alternative terms disjunction
logic proposition with two alternatives but only one true disjunction
logical quantifier of a proposition that asserts the existence of at least one thing for which the proposition is true existential operator , existential quantifier
logical fallacy of using as a true premise a proposition that is yet to be proved hysteron proteron
citizens' proposition of a new law to electorate initiative
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