1. relating to or having the nature of illation or inference

Similar word(s): illative

2. of reasoning; proceeding from general premisses to a necessary and specific conclusion

Similar word(s): deductive

3. resembling or dependent on or arrived at by inference

- inferential reasoning

Similar word(s): deductive, illative

4. derived or capable of being derived by inference

Similar word(s): connotative

5. based on interpretation; not directly expressed

Similar word(s): constructive