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What type of truth distinctions are analytic and synthetic truths?

Linguistic and semantic distinctions

Tell us how statements get their meaning


What type of distinctions are necessary and contingent truths

Metaphysical distinctions

Tell us what exists fundamentally


What type of distinctions are a priori and a posteriori ?

Epistemological distinctions

How we come about knowledge