inclusive disjunction

noun

: a complex sentence in logic that is true when either or both of its constituent propositions are true see Truth Table

Word History

First Known Use

1942, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of inclusive disjunction was in 1942

Dictionary Entries Near inclusive disjunction

Cite this Entry

“Inclusive disjunction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inclusive%20disjunction. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on inclusive disjunction

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!