identical proposition

noun

: a proposition in logic whose subject and predicate are identical in meaning and whose affirmation is therefore superfluous
“nothing inconceivable can be conceived” is an identical proposition

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“Identical proposition.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/identical%20proposition. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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