Contradictory Con`tra*dict"o*ry, n.; pl. {Contradictories}. 1. A proposition or thing which denies or opposes another; contrariety. [1913 Webster]

It is common with princes to will contradictories. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

2. pl. (Logic) propositions with the same terms, but opposed to each other both in quality and quantity. [1913 Webster]

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