epagoge

noun

ep·​a·​go·​ge
plural -s
: logical induction from all the particulars comprised under the inferred generalization : induction by simple enumeration compare baconian induction
epagogic
¦⸗⸗¦gäjik
adjective

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin, from Greek epagōgē, from epagein

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“Epagoge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epagoge. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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