a word or phrase, esp one traditionally classified as an adverb, that is used in place of a finite sentence, such as yes, no, certainly, and never
- Sentencing circle
noun 1. a method of dispensing justice amongst native Canadian peoples involving discussion between offenders, victims, and members of the community
noun, plural sententiae [sen-ten-shee-ee] /sɛnˈtɛn ʃiˌi/ (Show IPA) 1. an aphorism; maxim.
adjective 1. pertaining to or of the nature of a sentence.
noun 1. the branch of symbolic logic dealing with the logical relationships between statements insofar as they can be analyzed into conjunctions, disjunctions, and negations of more elementary statements. sentential calculus noun 1. (logic) the formal theory the intended interpretation of which concerns the logical relations between sentences treated only as a whole and without […]