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[ぜん()·てい()]
zentei
noun

English Meaning(s) for 前提

noun
  1. condition; assumption; prerequisite; hypothesis
  2. intention; intent; aim; goal
  3. premise (in logic)

Definition and Synonyms for 前提

Assumption the act of assuming or taking for granted
Synonyms: 前提
Supposal a hypothesis that is taken for granted
Synonyms: 前提, 常識
Presumption an assumption that is taken for granted
Synonyms: 仮定, 仮設, 仮説, 前提, 前提条件, 想定
Premise a statement that is assumed to be true and from which a conclusion can be drawn
Synonyms: 前提

Meanings for each kanji in 前提

in front; before Kanji Details »
propose; take along; carry in hand Kanji Details »

Categories 前提 is a member of

Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
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Theory a tentative insight into the natural world
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Supposal a hypothesis that is taken for granted
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Posit a proposition that is accepted as true in order to provide a basis for logical reasoning
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 前提

Sample Sentences for 前提

We should understand the underlying premises.
You ought to think over whether the premise is valid or not.
Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
Credit is an amount or limit to the extent of which a person may receive goods or money for payment in the future.
We are dating with a view to marriage.

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