A conclusion is a statement arrived at by applying a set of logical rules known as syllogisms to a set of premises. The process of drawing conclusions from premises and syllogisms is called deduction.

See also

Deduction, Logic, Premise, Propositional Calculus, Syllogism

This entry contributed by David Terr

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