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noun 
  1. A fact or statement used to support a proposition; a reason:
  2. A verbal dispute; a quarrel.
  3. A process of reasoning.
  4. (context, philosophy, logic) A series of statements organized so that the final statement is a conclusion which is intended to follow logically from the preceding statements, which function as premises.
  5. (math) The independent variable of a function.
  6. (complang) A value, or reference to a value, passed to a function.
  7. (complang) A parameter in a function definition; a formal argument.
  8. A summary or short statement of the plot or chief points of a book.
Translations: 
  • French: argument(fr)m
  • German: Argument(de)n
  • Italian: discussione(it)f
  • Spanish: argumento(es)m
  • Dutch: argument(nl)n
Etymology: < < argumentum < arguere


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