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premise

[prem′is]
Etymology: L, prae + mittere, to send
a proposition that is presented as the basis of an argument and is usually established beforehand.

premise

(prem'is)
A proposition or starting point that is accepted as true or that is agreed to be true. See: assumption
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We have chosen to understand the Flying Arrow as an argument with two premisses, so relative to premiss modality there are mathematically [3.
When more than one rule tests out to be true the design of the system is usually such that it will accept the conclusions of one of the rules and ignore the conclusions of the others whose premisses are also true.
One looks upwards from S as a conclusion of proofs or justifications to the premisses thereof, those premisses being also in T.
He uses [upsilon][gamma][iota][eta] and [alpha][lambda][eta][theta][eta] interchangeably of the truth or correctness of propositions;(85) he uses [tau][omicron] [alpha][kappa][omicron][lambda] [omicron][upsilon][theta][omicron][nu] for the consequent which follows from the antecedent in the [sigma][upsilon][nu][eta][mu][mu][epsilon][nu][omicron][nu] (conditional proposition);(87) he uses [alpha][rho][alpha] in the conclusions of arguments;(87) and he uses [alpha][lambda][lambda][alpha][mu][eta][nu] twice to introduce either the acceptance or denial of one of the premisses in a demonstrative argument.
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