Aristotelian logic

noun

Definition of Aristotelian logic

: the logic of Aristotle:
a : the total organon of Aristotle including his theories of the predicables and categories, of definition and syllogistic
b : the traditional formal logic inaugurated by Aristotle — compare traditional logic

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“Aristotelian logic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Aristotelian%20logic. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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