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The logical operation used for forming the expression "A and B" from two expressions and . In formalized languages, the conjunction of two expressions and is denoted by , , , , or . The expressions and are called the conjunctive terms of . The normal usage of the conjunction in mathematical logic corresponds to the following truth table:'
<tbody> </tbody>
T T T
T F F
F T F
F F F
How to Cite This Entry:
Conjunction. V.E. Plisko (originator), Encyclopedia of Mathematics. URL: http://www.encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Conjunction&oldid=11757
This text originally appeared in Encyclopedia of Mathematics - ISBN 1402006098