counterfactual

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adjective coun·ter·fac·tu·al \ˌkau̇n-tər-ˈfak-chə-wəl, -chəl, -shwəl, -chü-əl\

Definition of counterfactual

  1. :  contrary to fact counterfactual assumptions

1946

First Known Use of counterfactual

1946


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