inferentially

adverb
in·​fer·​en·​tial·​ly | \ ˌin-fə-ˈren(t)-sh(ə-)lē How to pronounce inferentially (audio) \

Definition of inferentially

: by way of inference : through inference

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Recent Examples on the Web Last year, scientists inferentially detected the existence of 2D visual mental representations that fundamentally change vision science. Andrea Morris, Forbes, 4 Nov. 2021 Comparisons will only happen after the fact, almost inferentially. Adam Rogers, Wired, 13 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of inferentially

1691, in the meaning defined above

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“Inferentially.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inferentially. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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inferentially

adverb
in·​fer·​en·​tial·​ly

Legal Definition of inferentially

: by way of inference : through inference

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