apodosis

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀπόδοσις (apódosis), from ἀπό (apó, back again) and δόσις (dósis, gift)

Noun[edit]

apodosis (plural apodoses)

  1. (logic, grammar) The consequential clause in a conditional sentence.
    In "I will be coming if this weather holds up", "I will be coming" is the apodosis.

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