Definition of enthymeme
: a syllogism in which one of the premises is implicit
Origin and Etymology of enthymeme
Latin enthymema, from Greek enthymēma, from enthymeisthai to keep in mind, from en- + thymos mind, soul
First Known Use: 1552
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