universal quantifier


nounLogic.
  1. a quantifier indicating that the sentential function within its scope is true for all values of any variable included in the quantifier.

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universal quantifier

noun
  1. logic a formal device indicating that the open sentence that follows is true of every member of the relevant universe of interpretation, as (∀ x)(FxGx) or (x)(FxGx): literally, for everything, if it is an F it is a G; that is, all Fs are Gs: Usual symbol:

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