if you want to play the grammar technicallity game here is another
n. also prem·iss (prms)
1. A proposition upon which an argument is based or from which a conclusion is drawn.
a. One of the propositions in a deductive argument.
b. Either the major or the minor proposition of a syllogism, from which the conclusion is drawn.
3. premises Law The preliminary or explanatory statements or facts of a document, as in a deed.
a. Land and the buildings on it.
b. A building or part of a building.
v. prem·ised, prem·is·ing, prem·is·es