adjective Also syl·lo·gis·ti·cal.
the part of logic that deals with syllogisms.
Origin of syllogistic
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adjective Also: syllogistical
of, relating to or consisting of syllogisms
noun (often plural)
the branch of logic concerned with syllogisms
reasoning by means of syllogisms
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1660s, from Latin syllogisticus or directly from Greek syllogistikos, from syllogizesthai (see syllogism).
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