dictum de omni et nullo

dic·tum de om·ni et nul·lo \¦diktəmdā¦ȯmnēˌetˈnu̇(ˌ)lō\

Definition of dictum de omni et nullo

  1. :  an axiom in logic: whatever may be affirmed or denied of a class may be affirmed or denied of every member of it

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Origin and Etymology of dictum de omni et nullo

Latin, maxim of all and none


First Known Use: 1664


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