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argument meaning

EN[ˈɑːɡjʊmənt] [ˈɑɹɡjumənt] [ˈɑɹɡjʊmənt] [ˈɑɹɡjəmənt]
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WArgument
  • In logic and philosophy, an argument is a series of statements typically used to persuade someone of something or to present reasons for accepting a conclusion.
  • In a typical deductive argument, the premises are meant to provide a guarantee of the truth of the conclusion, while in an inductive argument, they are thought to provide reasons supporting the conclusion's probable truth.
  • The standards and criteria used in evaluating arguments and their forms of reasoning are studied in logic. Ways of formulating arguments effectively are studied in rhetoric (see also: argumentation theory).
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  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
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    Meaning of argument for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "argument" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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