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 for predication
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Predication \Pred`i*ca"tion\, n. [L. praedicatio: cf. F.
     1. The act of predicating, or of affirming one thing of
        another; affirmation; assertion. --Locke.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Preaching. [Obs. or Scot.] --Chaucer.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: (logic) a declaration of something self-evident; something
           that can be assumed as the basis for argument [syn:
           postulation, predication]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "predication":
     affirmance, affirmation, allegation, announcement, annunciation,
     assertion, asseveration, averment, avouchment, avowal, conclusion,
     creed, declaration, dictum, enunciation, ipse dixit, manifesto,
     position, position paper, positive declaration, predicate,
     proclamation, profession, pronouncement, proposition, protest,
     protestation, say, say-so, saying, stance, stand, statement,
     utterance, vouch, word

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