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illation

Saltos de línea: il¦la|tion
Pronunciación: /ɪˈleɪʃ(ə)n
 
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Definición de illation en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] archaic
1The action of inferring or drawing a conclusion.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • To the extent that our private views are doing the work - to the extent that the engine of illation is something locked up (at least for the moment) inside, there is a risk of unproductive disagreement.
1.1 [count noun] An inference.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • Manning said as head of the National Security Council he felt ‘constrained to not answer the question from the reporter,’ but his illation was already indelibly established.

Origen

mid 16th century: from Latin illatio(n-), from illat- 'brought in', from the verb inferre (see infer).

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