## predicate calculus

predicate calculusnoun

The branch of symbolic logic that deals with relations between propositions and with their internal structure, especially the relation between subject and predicate.

## predicate-calculus

Noun

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- (logic) The branch of logic that deals with quantified statements such as "there exists an x such that..." or "for any x, it is the case that...", where x is a member of the domain of discourse.