exclusive disjunction

noun

Definition of exclusive disjunction

: a compound proposition in logic that is true when one and only one of its constituent statements is true — see Truth Table

First Known Use of exclusive disjunction

1942, in the meaning defined above

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“Exclusive disjunction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/exclusive%20disjunction. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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