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Shenaut, Greg. 1975. Valves: Plumbing the presuppositional depths (or, What's a plug like you doing in a hole like that?). Papers from the Regional Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society 11 : 498–513.
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It is shown that there are differences in the degree of contradiction that results from conjoining some sentence and the negation of some presupposition of the sentence. From that it is concluded that the relations 'presupposes' and 'is the negation of' are nondiscrete.