Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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Meaning: Differs from the reference object (reference). The object does not have to exist for an expression to have a meaning. Words are not related to objects in a one-to-one correspondence. There is an important distinction between word meaning and sentence meaning. See also use theory, sentence meaning, reference, truth.
 
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Henkin, L.
 
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Meaning I Berka 316
Meaning / Henkin: we also deal with the meaning of the formulas according to the following interpretation: constants designate one of the truth values T or F.
propositional variables:
have thetruth value as a range
( (s) no quotation marks at T and F!) The character "f" denotes F .
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Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-03-25