syllogist

noun
syl·​lo·​gist | \ ˈsi-lə-jist How to pronounce syllogist (audio) \

Definition of syllogist

: one who applies or is skilled in syllogistic reasoning

First Known Use of syllogist

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Syllogist.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syllogist. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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