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pred·i·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. postulation, predicationnoun

    (logic) a declaration of something self-evident; something that can be assumed as the basis for argument

Wiktionary

  1. predicationnoun

    A proclamation, announcement or preaching

  2. predicationnoun

    An assertion or affirmation

  3. predicationnoun

    A self-evident postulate

  4. predicationnoun

    The parallel execution of all possible outcomes of a branch instruction, all except one of which are discarded after the branch condition has been evaluated

  5. Etymology: predicacion, from predicaciun, from praedicatio, from praedicare.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Predicationnoun

    Affirmation concerning any thing.

    Etymology: prædicatio, Lat. from predicate.

    Let us reason from them as well as we can; they are only about identical predications and influence. John Locke.

ChatGPT

  1. predication

    Predication is a grammatical and logical concept that involves asserting or stating something about the subject of a proposition, sentence, or argument. It's the action of linking a subject to a predicate (such as an attribute, identifying feature, or expressed action) in order to provide it with a quality, identity, or description. This forms the basis of nearly all meaningful phrases and sentences.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Predicationnoun

    the act of predicating, or of affirming one thing of another; affirmation; assertion

  2. Predicationnoun

    preaching

  3. Etymology: [L. praedicatio: cf. F. prdication.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of predication in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of predication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of predication in a Sentence

  1. Christopher Wray:

    I have assured the Congress and I can assure the Congress today that the FBI will open investigations based on the facts and the law and proper predication, no one has asked me to open up an investigation based on anything but the facts, the law and proper predication.

  2. John Durhamannounced:

    Based on the evidence collected to date, and while our investigation is ongoing, last month we advised the Inspector General that we do not agree with some of the reports conclusions as to predication and how the The FBI case was opened.

  3. John Durham:

    Based on the evidence collected to date, and while our investigation is ongoing, last month we advised the inspector general that we do not agree with some of the reports conclusions as to predication and how the FBI case was opened.

  4. United States:

    This case had been a topic of discussion for some time, the' waiting on' was an indecision and a cautiousness on the part of the Bureau with respect to what to do, whether there was sufficient predication to open.

  5. Paul Manafort.Read MoreJohn Durham:

    I have the utmost respect for the mission of the Office of The Inspector General and the comprehensive work that went into the report prepared by Mr. Inspector General Michael Horowitz and Inspector General Michael Horowitz staff, however, The Inspector General investigation is not limited to developing information from within component parts of The Justice Department. The Inspector General investigation has included developing information from other persons and entities, both in the U.S. and outside of the U.S. Based on the evidence collected to date, and while The Inspector General investigation is ongoing, last month we advised The Inspector General that we do not agree with some of the report's conclusions as to predication and how the The FBI case was opened.

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