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Meaning of PREDICATION

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (logic) a declaration of something self-evident; something that can be assumed as the basis for argument
 

PREDICATION is a 11 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: postulation
 
 See Also: declaration

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pred`i*ca"tion\, n. [L. praedicatio: cf. F.
pr['e]dication.]
1. The act of predicating, or of affirming one thing of
   another; affirmation; assertion. --Locke.

2. Preaching. [Obs. or Scot.] --Chaucer.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: affirmance, affirmation, allegation, announcement, annunciation, assertion, asseveration, averment, avouchment, avowal, conclusion, creed, declaration, dictum, enunciation, ipse dixit, manifesto, position, position paper, positive declaration, predicate, proclamation, profession, pronouncement, proposition, protest, protestation, say, saying, say-so, stance, stand, statement, utterance, vouch, word
 

 

 

 

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