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The meaning of Contraposition

Contraposition – definition

noun

Conversion of a proposition from all a is b to all not-b is not-a.

Usage examples:

By contraposition and the definition of the existential quantifier, the latter axiom is equivalent …

Contraposition translation into English

Contraposition: translate from English into Chinese

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对立, 对照, 对换句, 对位, 对置

Contraposition: translate from English into Dutch

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Tegenstelling

Contraposition: translate from English into French

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Contraposition

Contraposition: translate from English into German

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Kontraposition

Contraposition: translate from English into Hindi

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कोंटरापज़िशन, कोंटरापज़िशन, समुख स्थिति, सामना, मुक़ाबला, विरोध

Contraposition: translate from English into Italian

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Contrapposizione

Contraposition: translate from English into Korean

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대립

Contraposition: translate from English into Russian

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Противопоставление, Противоположение, Антитеза

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Contraposición

Word origin

mid 16th century: from late Latin contrapositio(n- ), from the verb contraponere, from contra- ‘against’ + ponere ‘to place’.

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