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Genera Hierarchy: --> existent , noun --> unit , noun --> entity , noun --> mental-entity , noun --> thought , noun --> predication , noun --> inference , noun

syllogism, noun

| Database instances: 0 | Last Modified: 2001.5.8-12:32 | Created: 2000.3.27-14:14 |


{ in which two terms are related as subject to predicate by the same third term from which follows necessarily a relation in the form of subject to predicate of the initial two terms }

Species:third-figure , noun | second-figure , noun | first-figure , noun |
disjunctive-inference , noun | hypothetical-inference , noun | immediate-inference , noun |
 " syllogism " helps differentiate the following concepts:
 enthymeme | figure | minor-term | middle-term | mood |

syllogism in the Hierarchy View

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Definition Contributors: Horace W. B. Joseph, Frederick C. Gibson,

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