Megarian

adjective
Me·​gar·​i·​an | \mə-ˈga-rē-ən, me-\

Definition of Megarian 

: of or relating to a Socratic school of philosophy founded by Euclid of Megara and noted for its subtle attention to logic

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Megarian noun

First Known Use of Megarian

1603, in the meaning defined above

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