browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
inferential

more about inferential

inferential


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inferential  \In`fer*en"tial\,  a. 
  Deduced  or  deducible  by  inference.  ``Inferential  proofs.'' 
  --J.  S.  Mill. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inferential 
  adj  1:  relating  to  or  having  the  nature  of  illation  or  inference; 
  "the  illative  faculty  of  the  mind"  [syn:  {illative}] 
  2:  (logic)  of  reasoning;  proceeding  from  general  premisses  to  a 
  necessary  and  specific  conclusion 
  3:  resembling  or  dependent  on  or  arrived  at  by  inference;  "an 
  illative  conclusion";  "inferential  reasoning"  [syn:  {illative}] 
  4:  derived  or  capable  of  being  derived  by  inference 
  5:  based  on  interpretation;  not  directly  expressed 




more about inferential