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From Latin convertenus (to be converted). Compare subtrahend.


convertend (plural convertends)

  1. (logic) Any proposition which is subject to the process of conversion; so called in its relation to itself as converted, after which process it is termed the converse.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for convertend in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)