salva veritate

sal·​va ver·​i·​ta·​te | \ ˈsälˌwäˌwerəˈtätē \

Definition of salva veritate

: in accordance with a principle attributed to Leibniz by which two expressions are said to be synonymous if the substitution of one for the other does not change the truth value or meaning of any context in which either expression appears

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History and Etymology for salva veritate

Latin, the truth being safe

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“Salva veritate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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