deductive definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or based on deduction.
    • Involving or utilizing deduction in thinking.
    • Of, pertaining to, or centered on deduction.
    • According to inferences from basic principles.
    • Of or regarding deduction; capable of becoming deduced from premises; deducible.
    • concerning rational deduction
    • concerning inferences from basic maxims
  • others:
    • Consisting of deduction; associated with the nature of or based on inference from accepted concepts.
    • Deduced; derived as a conclusion from acknowledged axioms; regarding inference from a principle towards results of that concept in almost any special instance.

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