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syllogism

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈsɪl.ə.dʒɪ.zəm/ specialized
(in philosophy) a process of logic in which two general statements lead to a more particular statement
syllogistic
adjective uk   us   /ˌsɪl.əˈdʒɪs.tɪk/
Translations of “syllogism”
in Chinese (Traditional) (哲學中的)三段論…
in Chinese (Simplified) (哲学中的)三段论…
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