contraponend

noun

con·​tra·​po·​nend
ˈkän‧trəpəˌnend,
-pōˌ-
plural -s
logic
: a proposition upon which the operation of contraposition is performed

Word History

Etymology

Latin contraponendum thing that is to be contraposed, neuter of contraponendus, gerundive of contraponere

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“Contraponend.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contraponend. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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