Epichirema
Epichirema Ep`i*chi*re"ma, n.; pl. {Epichiremata}. [L., fr. Gr. ?, from ? to attempt to prove.] (Rhet. & Logic) A syllogism in which the proof of the major or minor premise, or both, is introduced with the premises themselves, and the conclusion is derived in the ordinary manner. [Written also {epicheirema}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • epicheirema — Epichirema Ep i*chi*re ma, n.; pl. {Epichiremata}. [L., fr. Gr. ?, from ? to attempt to prove.] (Rhet. & Logic) A syllogism in which the proof of the major or minor premise, or both, is introduced with the premises themselves, and the conclusion… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Epichiremata — Epichirema Ep i*chi*re ma, n.; pl. {Epichiremata}. [L., fr. Gr. ?, from ? to attempt to prove.] (Rhet. & Logic) A syllogism in which the proof of the major or minor premise, or both, is introduced with the premises themselves, and the conclusion… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • epiquerema — (Del gr. epikeirema, argumentación breve < epikheireo, emprendo.) ► sustantivo masculino LÓGICA Silogismo en el que una o varias premisas van acompañadas de una prueba. SINÓNIMO argumento * * * epiquerema (del lat. «epichirēma», del gr.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • epicherema — e·pi·che·rè·ma s.m. TS filos., log., ret. nella logica aristotelica, sillogismo in cui le premesse sono mancanti o imperfette Sinonimi: sillogismo dialettico, sillogismo retorico. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1559. ETIMO: dal lat. epichirēma(m), dal… …   Dizionario italiano

  • epiquerema — (Del lat. epichirēma, y este del gr. ἐπιχείρημα). m. Fil. Silogismo en que una o varias premisas van acompañadas de una prueba …   Diccionario de la lengua española

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