The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘Short Logic: Chapter I. Of Reasoning in General’
…inference, or the conscious and controlled adoption of a belief as a consequence of other knowledge.
EP 2:22; CP 2.442
‘Inference’ (pub. 05.03.18-13:32). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-short-logic-16.