deducement

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

deduce +‎ -ment

Noun[edit]

deducement (countable and uncountable, plural deducements)

  1. Inference; deduction.
  2. Something that is deduced.
    • 1682, John Dryden, Religio Laici (Preface)
      praise and prayer are his due worship; and the rest of those deducements, which I am confident are the remote effects of revelation, and unattainable by our discourse

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 deducement in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)