contradiction


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opposition between two conflicting forces or ideas

(logic) a statement that is necessarily false

the speech act of contradicting someone

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The story, on this occasion, being Miss Lavinia's story, the polite contradictions necessary to its successful progress were naturally transferred from the sister to the brother, and became contradictions on Sir Joseph's side.
The big news is that, under Xi's leadership, the party has revised its principal contradiction for the first time since 1981.
The government had sent the bill for acceptance to the Council of Islamic Ideology, which is a constitutional body that advises the legislature whether or not a law is repugnant or in contradiction with the laws of the Holy Quran and the Sunnah.
He not only doesn't fear contradiction, he embraces it.
Grounded in the detailed recollections of a personal history, the chapters of The Primal Contradiction entwine those stories with the seasoned reflections of the author's look back on his own life.
Proof by contradiction is a very powerful mathematical technique.
Following Kojeve's reading of contradiction in Hegel's oeuvre, I argue that contradiction is a constitutive feature of low carbon interventions.
Focusing on contradiction, Weiguang analyzes Chinese society and politics from such perspectives as contradictions among the people constituting the primary kind of contradictions of human relations in Chinese society at the present stage, basic principles of and methods for the current handling of contradictions among the people in the new era, major changes in China's working class in the new era, and correctly handling contradictions among the people to build a harmonious socialist society.
The proof follows by contradiction and it is split into three cases.
This leads to a contradiction because G is F6-free.
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Another contradiction regards his relationship with President Abdullah GE-l.
While my aim is not to claim that Brecht depends on Chinese thought to formulate his theoretical statements about theatre, I attempt to demonstrate that certain Daoist ideas were central to Brecht's very concept of contradiction.
They blamed each other and bamboozled viewers with contradiction after contradiction on how to fix the recession.
According to the principle of contradiction, reality is full of contradictions because change is constant and, thus, two sides of any contradiction are always in active harmony, opposed but connected.