Dictionary

minor premise

noun

Definition of MINOR PREMISE

:  the premise of a syllogism that contains the minor term

First Known Use of MINOR PREMISE

circa 1741

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: minor seminaryPrevious Word in the Dictionary: minor planetAll Words Near: minor premise
July 27, 2015
yaw Hear it
to move off course or to alternate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears