# truth table

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## truth table

n. Logic
A table listing the truth-values of a proposition that follow from each possible combination of the truth-values of its components.

## truth table

n
1. (Logic) a table, used in logic, indicating the truth-value of a compound statement for every truth-value of its component propositions
2. (Electronics) a similar table, used in transistor technology, to indicate the value of the output signal of a logic circuit for every value of input signal
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## truth′ ta`ble

n.
a table that gives the truth-values of a compound logical statement for every possible combination of truth-values of its component propositions.
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However, equivalent gate and circuit functionality can be described as a permutation matrix, a decision diagram as well as a truth table. If the gate diagram is used, an n-line logic vector can be propagated from the input to the output by applying the function of each corresponding gate.

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