law of absorption

Definition of law of absorption

: a theorem in logic: to affirm that either some proposition is true or else that that proposition and some other proposition are both true is equivalent to affirming the first proposition

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“Law of absorption.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/law%20of%20absorption. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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