Disjunctive syllogism  

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In classical logic disjunctive syllogism is a valid argument form which is a syllogism having a disjunctive statement for one of its premises.

Either the breach is a safety violation, or it is not subject to fines.
The breach is not a safety violation.
Therefore, it is not subject to fines.




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