Origin of apodictic
Examples from the Web for apodictic
Apodictic propositions, he declares, are either dogmata or mathemata; and the former are beyond the competence of the human mind.A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason'|Norman Kemp Smith
Word Origin and History for apodictic
"clearly demonstrated," 1650s, from Latin apodicticus, from Greek apodeiktikos, from apodeiktos, verbal adjective of apodeiknynai "to show off, demonstrate," literally "to point away from" (other objects, at one), from apo "off, away" (see apo-) + deiknynai "to show" (see diction).