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entailment

  

      n  
1    the act of entailing or the condition of being entailed  
2      (Philosophy, logic)  
a    a relationship between propositions such that one must be true if the others are  
b    a proposition whose truth depends on such a relationship.,   (Usual symbol)    <entail>  
  
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