Antecedent

Pronunciation: /ˌæn təˈsid nt/ Explain

An antecedent is the first of two statements in an "if-then" relationship (an implication): If antecedent then consequent.

References

  1. antecedent. www.merriam-webster.com. Merriam-Webster. Last Accessed 7/8/2018. https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antecedent.

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McAdams, David E. Antecedent. 7/3/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/a/antecedent.html.

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6/14/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup. (McAdams, David E.)
5/3/2010: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)

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