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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who reasons logically.

Usage examples (7)
  • Here Leibniz 'ideal of a calculus of reasoning (calculus ratiocinator) comes to the fore again.
  • The father of mysteries dies of unknown causes after a three-day disappearance; the ratiocinator and critic willingly embraces Lethe and Nepenthe.
  • In his Begriffsschrift, Frege wrote that the idea of a general characteristic, of a calculus philosophicus or ratiocinator was too ambitious to be achieved by Leibniz alone.
  • According to Schröder, Frege's system is less of a ˜general characteristic™ and more of a calculus ratiocinator, and its development would have been significant, had it... for more
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