deductive reasoning

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Related to deductive reasoning: Abductive reasoning, Deductive logic
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Noun1.deductive reasoning - reasoning from the general to the particular (or from cause to effect)
abstract thought, logical thinking, reasoning - thinking that is coherent and logical
syllogism - deductive reasoning in which a conclusion is derived from two premises
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Instead, with all the assurance that deductive reasoning from a wrong premise induces in one, Mr.
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She has also been selected for attending the summer course in mathematics, namely, the Inductive and Deductive Reasoning at The Stanford University.
Drivers from these countries are given to deductive reasoning, cause and effect, good questions and process.
Deductive reasoning involves drawing inferences from premises; more specifically, conclusions that necessarily follow if the premises are true.