Poristic
Poristic Po*ris"tic, Poristical Po*ris"tic*al, a. [Gr. ? for providing, ? provided.] Of or pertaining to a porism; of the nature of a porism. [1913 Webster]

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  • poristic — porisˈtic or porisˈtical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑porism …   Useful english dictionary

  • Poristical — Poristic Po*ris tic, Poristical Po*ris tic*al, a. [Gr. ? for providing, ? provided.] Of or pertaining to a porism; of the nature of a porism. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • poristique — [pɔʀistik] adj. ÉTYM. 1765, Encyclopédie, qui cite Chambers; angl. poristic (1704); grec poristikos. ❖ ♦ Hist. des sc. || Analyse poristique, ayant pour but « l invention (…) d une démonstration pour une solution ou une proposition énoncées »… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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