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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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i found a cool new thingy associated with logic called inference.does anyone know anything on this topic?

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**Sylvia104****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-19
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When you pass from a statement or set of statements to a new statement by logical deduction, you are said to *infer* the new statement. Example:

(i) All dogs have four legs.

(ii) Rover is a dog.

(ii) Therefore Rover has four legs.

The last statement is an inference from the first two.

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