# sentential calculus

- the branch of symbolic logic dealing with the logical relationships between statements insofar as they can be analyzed into conjunctions, disjunctions, and negations of more elementary statements.

## Origin of sentential calculus^{}

First recorded in 1935–40

Also called propositional calculus, sentential logic.

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# sentential calculus

- logic the formal theory the intended interpretation of which concerns the logical relations between sentences treated only as a whole and without regard to their internal structure

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