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Another word for inference

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Noun
  1. A position arrived at by reasoning from premises or general principles

      1. The act or process of judging; the formation of an opinion after consideration or deliberation.
      2. A legal decision; order, decree, or sentence given by a judge or law court
      3. An opinion or estimate formed after consideration or deliberation, especially a formal or authoritative decision:
      1. An illation or inference
      2. A word or form in the illative case.
      3. A word or phrase, such as hence or for that reason, that expresses an inference.
      1. The act of inferring or drawing conclusions.
      2. The act of drawing a conclusion or making an inference
      3. A conclusion drawn; a deduction.
      1. A conclusion reached by this process.
      2. The drawing of a conclusion by reasoning; the act of deducing.
      3. (Logic) The process of reasoning in which a conclusion follows necessarily from the stated premises; inference by reasoning from the general to the specific.
      1. (Law) The findings of a court as to the existence of an alleged fact or the application of a particular law
      2. A judgment or decision reached after deliberation.
      3. The result or outcome of an act or process:
    See also:

    reason

Another word for inference

Noun
  1. A judgment

      1. Something said or written in return to a question, argument, letter, etc.
      2. Something markedly similar to another of the same class:
      3. An act in response or retaliation:
      1. The act or process of adding; addition.
      2. A concluding argument after the presentation of a legal case, especially an argument made to a judge or jury by an attorney for a party as to why that party should prevail.
      3. (Physiology) The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
      1. The proposition concluded from one or more premises; a deduction.
      2. The last step in a reasoning process; judgment, decision, or opinion formed after investigation or thought
      3. The result or outcome of an act or process:
      1. The drawing of a conclusion by reasoning; the act of deducing.
      2. A conclusion reached by this process.
      3. (Logic) The act or process of deducing; reasoning from the general to the specific, or from premises to a logically valid conclusion; also, a conclusion reached by such reasoning
    See also:

    result

    judgment

  2. A concluding

    See also:

    thought

  3. A supposition