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Words related to syllogism

deductive reasoning in which a conclusion is derived from two premises

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In a characteristic move, Ghosh perceptively calls attention to what Woodford does not consider in his critique of Wyclif, noting that Woodford fails to address Wyclif's rejections of the use of scholastic logic.
Part 2 opens by situating Aquinas's views on propositional language within the arcane history of the scholastic logic of tenses.
Yet, beyond preserving the flow of the Latin text and technical idioms of scholastic logic, he renders Ockham's text into clear, straightforward English.