Consectary Con"sec*ta*ry, n. That which follows by consequence or is logically deducible; deduction from premises; corollary. [R.] --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • Consectary — Con sec*ta*ry, a. [L. consectarius, fr. consectari to follow after eagerly; con + sectari to follow eagerly, fr. sequi to follow.] Following by consequence; consequent; deducible. [R.] Consectary impieties. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • consectary — I. kənˈsektərē noun ( es) Etymology: Latin consectarium, from neuter of consectarius logically following, from consectari to follow after, from com + sectari to follow, accompany, from secta sect more at sect : consequence, corollar …   Useful english dictionary

  • consectary — con·sec·ta·ry …   English syllables

  • Scholion — Scho li*on, n. [NL.] A scholium. [1913 Webster] A judgment which follows immediately from another is sometimes called a corollary, or consectary . . . One which illustrates the science where it appears, but is not an integral part of it, is a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Reasoning — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Reasoning >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{ant,477,} reasoning ratiocination rationalism Sgm: N 1 dialectics dialectics induction generalization GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 discussion discussion comment Sgm: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • Demonstration — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Demonstration >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{ant,479,} demonstration proof Sgm: N 1 conclusiveness conclusiveness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 apodeixis apodeixis apodixis probation comprobation| GRP …   English dictionary for students

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