from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or involving inference.
  • adj. Derived or capable of being derived by inference.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or derived using inference

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Deduced or deducible by inference.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to an inference; deduced or deducible by inference.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or having the nature of illation or inference
  • adj. of reasoning; proceeding from general premisses to a necessary and specific conclusion
  • adj. resembling or dependent on or arrived at by inference
  • adj. derived or capable of being derived by inference
  • adj. based on interpretation; not directly expressed


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