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Aprioritruesinceallbachelorsare human

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Unformatted text preview: ory is ∩ . We can write, bachelor ≡ {human ∩ male ∩ never married} Logical Statements Logical Statements “Some Bachelors are Married” This is a priori false. Do we need to do a survey? It contradicts the definition. “Some Bachelors are female.” This is a priori false, given the definition. “Some Bachelors are human.” A priori true, since all bachelors are human. Empirical Stat...
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