exclusive disjunction
noun Date: 1942 a compound proposition in logic that is true when one and only one of its constituent statements is true — see truth table table

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  • exclusive disjunction — Logic. See under disjunction (def. 2b). [1940 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • exclusive disjunction — noun : a compound proposition in logic that consists of two statements and that is true if and only if one and only one of the two statements is true * * * Logic. See under disjunction (def. 2b). [1940 45] …   Useful english dictionary

  • inclusive/exclusive disjunction — See exclusive/inclusive disjunction …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Exclusive or — The logical operation exclusive disjunction, also called exclusive or (symbolized XOR or EOR), is a type of logical disjunction on two operands that results in a value of “true” if and only if exactly one of the operands has a value of “true”. [… …   Wikipedia

  • disjunction — /dis jungk sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of disjoining or the state of being disjoined: a disjunction between thought and action. 2. Logic. a. Also called disjunctive, inclusive disjunction. a compound proposition that is true if and only if at least… …   Universalium

  • exclusive/inclusive disjunction — The disjunction of two propositions, p or q, is represented in logic by p ∨q . This is evaluated as true if both p and q are true, and is called inclusive disjunction (‘vel’). A different notion, exclusive disjunction, is defined true only when… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • exclusive or — noun a) Exclusive disjunction: the use of to indicate that of two predicates, one is true and one is false (without specifying which is which); b) Exclusive disjunction: the use of to indicate that of two or more predicates, an odd number are… …   Wiktionary

  • disjunction — noun Date: 14th century 1. a sharp cleavage ; disunion, separation < the disjunction between theory and practice > 2. a compound sentence in logic formed by joining two simple statements by or: a. inclusive …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exclusive — /əksˈklusɪv / (say uhks kloohsiv), /ɛks / (say eks ) adjective 1. not admitting of something else; incompatible: mutually exclusive ideas. 2. excluding from consideration or account, as from 100 to 121 exclusive (excluding 100 and 121, and… …   Australian English dictionary

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