dialogism

noun di·al·o·gism \dīˈaləˌjizəm sometimes ˈdīəˌlȯˌgi- or -ˌläg- in sense 1\

Definition of dialogism

plural

-s

  1. 1 archaic a :  the expression of an author's ideas by means of a dialogue between two or more characters b :  dialogue 2

  2. 2 :  a disjunctive conclusion inferred from a single premise (as in “gravitation may act without contact; therefore, either some force may act without contact or gravitation is not a force”)

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Origin and Etymology of dialogism

Late Latin dialogismos, from Greek, from dialogos + -ismos -ism


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