alogism

noun al·o·gism \ ˈaləˌjizəm \

Definition of alogism

plural -s
1 :anything that is contrary or indifferent to logic; specifically :an irrational statement or piece of reasoning
2 :a view that denies to thought a place in the valid and final apprehension of reality

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Origin and Etymology of alogism

Late Latin alogia unreasonableness (from Greek, from a- 2a- + -logia -logy) + English -ism


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