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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or consisting of a deductive logical scheme or analysis of a formal argument that consists of a major premise, a minor premise, and a conclusion

Usage examples (37)
  • syllogistic reasoning
  • This process is, therefore, usually illustrated in what is called the syllogistic form, thus:
  • Quoth the late great Richard Jeni: It's called syllogistic reasoning, and you get high and proof stuff all day!
  • This is a case of syllogistic reasoning on their part. for more
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