necessary inference
A conclusion that is dictated by a fact or premise. If the underlying fact or premise is true, then the necessary inference is an unavoidable conclusion that must be drawn.
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.


necessary inference
n. A conclusion that flows of necessity from a particular premise.

Webster's New World Law Dictionary. . 2000.

necessary inference
n.
   1) a conclusion militated by reason and logic applied to known facts.
   2) unavoidable meaning.

Law dictionary. . 2013.

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