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argument
'ɑːrgjəmənt
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Part of Speech(名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. A course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning.
  2. A variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable.
  3. A reference or value that is passed to a function, procedure, subroutine, command, or program.
  4. A summary of the subject or plot of a literary work or play or movie.
  5. A fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true.
  6. A discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal.
  7. A contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement.
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