Enthymematic En`thy*me*mat"ic, Enthymematical En`thy*me*mat"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?.] Pertaining to, or of the form of, an enthymeme. [1913 Webster]

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  • enthymematic — |en(t)thə(ˌ)mē|mad.ik adjective Etymology: Latin enthymemat , enthymema + English ic : relating to or constituting an enthymeme the enthymematic form of the conventional syllogism J.T.Clark …   Useful english dictionary

  • enthymematic — adjective Of or pertaining to enthymeme …   Wiktionary

  • enthymematic — en·thy·me·mat·ic …   English syllables

  • Enthymematical — Enthymematic En thy*me*mat ic, Enthymematical En thy*me*mat ic*al, a. [Gr. ?.] Pertaining to, or of the form of, an enthymeme. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • ἐνθυμηματώδεις — ἐνθυμηματώδης enthymematic masc/fem acc pl ἐνθυμηματώδης enthymematic masc/fem nom/voc pl (attic epic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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  • a priori — Synonyms and related words: a fortiori, a posteriori, analytic, back, backward, categorical, conditional, deducible, deductive, derivable, dialectic, discursive, dogmatic, early, enthymematic, epagogic, ex post facto, hypothetical, inductive,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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