Pronunciation: /ˌæn təˈsid nt/ Explain

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


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McAdams, David E. Antecedent. 7/3/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC.

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