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Definition of "syllogistic" []

  • Of, relating to, resembling, or consisting of a syllogism or syllogisms. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "syllogistic" in a sentence
  • "Quoth the late great Richard Jeni: It's called syllogistic reasoning, and you get high and proof stuff all day!"
  • "The purpose of this letter is to place in clear, stark terms the syllogistic fallacy long misused by some Americans to promote religion in Government."
  • "This process is, therefore, usually illustrated in what is called the syllogistic form, thus:"
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