[ trooth-val-yoo ]
/ ˈtruθˌvæl yu /
the truth or falsehood of a proposition: The truth-value of “2 + 2 = 5” is falsehood.
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- truth table,
- truth will out,
- truth, sojourner,
- truth-value gap,
Origin of truth-value
First recorded in 1915–20
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Examples from the Web for truth-value
But we recognised in the principle of truth-value an important advance towards a theory of knowledge.The Problem of Truth|H. Wildon Carr
- either of the values, true or false, that may be taken by a statement
- by analogy, any of the values that a semantic theory may accord to a statement
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[ trōōth′văl′yōō ]
The truth or falsity of a logical proposition.
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