Goclenian sorites

noun
Go·​cle·​ni·​an sorites | \ gōˈklē|nēən-, -lā| \

Definition of Goclenian sorites

: a sorites in which the order of the premises is reversed

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History and Etymology for Goclenian sorites

Rudolf Goclenius †1628 German logician + English -an

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“Goclenian sorites.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Goclenian%20sorites. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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