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conjunct (plural conjuncts)
"Therefore" in "It was raining. Therefore, we didn't go swimming."
- (logic) Either term of a conjunction.
2007 July 14, Timothy Chan, “Belief, assertion and Moore’s Paradox”, in Philosophical Studies, volume 139, number 3, DOI:10.1007/s11098-007-9130-z:
- Asserting a conjunction would be irrational if the epistemic grounds for one conjunct defeat those for the other, for example when the two conjuncts are logically inconsistent.
- (linguistics) An adjunct that supplements a sentence with information, connecting the sentence with previous parts of the discourse. Not considered to be an essential part of the propositional content.
- (in logic): conjunction
conjunct (not comparable)
- (conjoined): disjunct