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argumentum ad baculum

foreign term ar·gu·men·tum ad ba·cu·lum \ˌär-gu̇-ˈmen-tu̇m-ˌäd-ˈbä-ku̇-lu̇m\

Definition of argumentum ad baculum

    :  argument of the staff :  appeal to force


Origin and Etymology of argumentum ad baculum

Latin


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