Discontinuation vs Disjunction - What's the difference?

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Discontinuation is a related term of disjunction.


As nouns the difference between discontinuation and disjunction

is that discontinuation is breach or interruption of continuity; separation of parts in a connected series; discontinuance while disjunction is act of disjoining; disunion, separation.

discontinuation

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • Breach or interruption of continuity; separation of parts in a connected series; discontinuance.
  • disjunction

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • act of disjoining; disunion, separation
  • state of being disjoined
  • (logic) The proposition resulting from the combination of two or more propositions using the or operator.
  • (mathematics) a logical operator that results in true when some of its operands are true.
  • (biology) During meiosis, the separation of chromosomes (homologous in meiosis I, and sister chromatids in meiosis II).
  • Coordinate terms

    * (in mathematics) conjunction

    Hypernyms

    * (in mathematics) logical connective

    Hyponyms

    * (in logic) inclusive disjunction * (in logic) exclusive disjunction

    Meronyms

    * (in logic) disjunct

    Derived terms

    * disjunctive normal form

    See also

    * conjunction

    References

    * "Disjunction" in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy * "Disjunction" in Wolfram MathWorld *