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Definition of "intuitionistic" [intuitionistic]

  • Dealing strictly in constructive proofs, abstaining from proof by contradiction. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "intuitionistic" in a sentence
  • "That is because in intuitionistic logic the quantifier exchange rule,"
  • "Owing to a verificationist (or constructivist) reading of negation and existential quantification, intuitionistic logic validates neither the elimination of double negation,"
  • "Williamson (1982) argues that Fitch's result is not a refutation of anti-realism, but rather a reason for the anti-realist to accept intuitionistic logic."
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