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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Syllogism

A syllogism is a kind of logical argument that applies deductive reasoning to arrive at a conclusion based on two or more propositions that are asserted or assumed to be true. In its earliest form, defined by Aristotle, from the combination of a general ...

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Define syllogism: a deductive scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion (as in… — syllogism in a sentence.

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Syllogism definition, Logic. an argument the conclusion of which is supported by two premises, of which one (major premise) contains the term (major term) that ...

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Used properly, syllogism can be a good way of reasoning, but it's very easy to make sloppy syllogisms by messing up the middle term that links the premises ...

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Logic A form of deductive reasoning consisting of a major premise, a minor premise, and a conclusion; for example, All humans are mortal, the major premise, ...

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Definition of syllogism - an instance of a form of reasoning in which a conclusion is drawn from two given or assumed propositions (premises); a common or m.

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Definition, Usage and a list of Syllogism Examples in common speech and literature. Syllogism is a rhetorical device that starts an argument with a reference to ...

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A syllogism is a rhetorical device that begins with a major statement, known as a premise, narrows down to a minor statement, or premise, and then arrives at a ...

www.collinsdictionary.com/us/dictionary/english/syllogism

Syllogism definition: a deductive inference consisting of two premises and a conclusion , all of which are... | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.