# modus tollens definition

• noun:
• A valid type of argument when the consequent of a conditional idea is rejected, therefore implying the denial of the antecedent. Modus tollens has actually this type:

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• Definition for "modus tollens"
• A valid type of argument when the consequent…
• Hypernym for "modus tollens"
• argument form
• Etymologically Related for "modus tollens"
• modus ponens