Disjunctive

Disjunctive

1. Tending to disjoin; separating; disjoining.

2. Pertaining to disjunct tetrachords. Disjunctive notes. disjunctive conjunction, one in which the major proposition is disjunctive; as, the earth moves in a circle or an ellipse; but in does not move in a circle, therefore it moves in an ellipse.

Origin: L. Disjunctivus: cf. F. Disjonctif.

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