(ASTRONOMY) An inferior
planet is in inferior conjunction when it is directly
between Earth and the Sun. It is in superior conjunction
when it is on the opposite side of the Sun from Earth. A superior
planet is in conjunction when it is on the opposite side of the
Sun from Earth. A superior planet cannot have an inferior conjunction.
When Earth is at inferior conjunction with respect to a superior planet
that planet is in opposition from
- (LOGIC) The assertion that two
statements are both true. For statements a and b,
this is written A Λ B, read "a is
true and b is true." See also disjunction.