Socratic induction

noun

Definition of Socratic induction

: the process of gradually arriving at generalizations through dialectical questions and answers — compare socratic method

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“Socratic induction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Socratic%20induction. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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