Disjunction
From Encyclopedia of Mathematics
The logical operation of formation of the statement "A or B" from two statements and . In formalized languages the disjunction of two statements and is denoted by . The statements and are called the disjunctive terms of the statement . The meaning of the disjunction can be expressed by the following truth table:'
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Disjunction. Encyclopedia of Mathematics. URL: http://encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Disjunction&oldid=18259
Disjunction. Encyclopedia of Mathematics. URL: http://encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Disjunction&oldid=18259
This article was adapted from an original article by V.E. Plisko (originator), which appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics  ISBN 1402006098. See original article