sentential function


noun Logic.

an expression that contains one or more variables and becomes meaningful when suitable constant terms are substituted for them.

Origin of sentential function

First recorded in 1945–50
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Related Words for sentential function

truth-function, truth-value

British Dictionary definitions for sentential function

sentential function

noun

another name for open sentence
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