logical relation


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Noun1.logical relation - a relation between propositions
relation - an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
logic - the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
contradictory - two propositions are contradictories if both cannot be true (or both cannot be false) at the same time
contrary - a logical relation such that two propositions are contraries if both cannot be true but both can be false
transitivity - (logic and mathematics) a relation between three elements such that if it holds between the first and second and it also holds between the second and third it must necessarily hold between the first and third
reflexiveness, reflexivity - (logic and mathematics) a relation such that it holds between an element and itself
modality, mode - a classification of propositions on the basis of whether they claim necessity or possibility or impossibility
conditional relation, logical implication, implication - a logical relation between propositions p and q of the form `if p then q'; if p is true then q cannot be false
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Levy (1965) finds that a translator tends to explain the implicit logical relation between ideas to "explain away any breaks in thought or changes in perspective, to normalise the expression" (p.79), and suggests that this is due to the translator's effort to make the foreign text intelligible to the readers.
Today an Internet dictionary describes it as "a causal or logical relation." Connection is now digitized.
That is, it is a purely logical relation between a body of evidence and a conclusion.
2) The principle of the logical relation between concepts of language, knowledge, action and reality, i.e., that all of these concepts are logically dependent on the others;
Now we have, as Peirce showed (1897), finally arrived at a relatively well-formed kind of logical relation from which adinities of any higher level can be achieved.
Davis argues that both of these philosophical commitments are interesting since they shed a new light on the Treatise on Probability, which proposed that probability was a logical relation based on intuition.
The world must be viewed as a whole composed of constituent parts in logical relation, the structures of which may be made visible in the form of temporal articulation.
Arbitrary means conventional, dissimilar, or nonnatural: that is, lacking a logical relation between the linguistic signifier and the extralinguistic signified.
IPC events are ordered by the logical relation "happened before" so that a global concept of time is not needed.
(Note: by "predication" here I mean the logical relation, not the one specific to natural language.) [...] The entailment holds regardless of what that object happens to be: it's the structure of Red(o) together with (x) (Red(x) [right arrow] 4 Colored(x)) that yields it.