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- In logic, reductio ad absurdum (Latin for "reduction to absurdity"), also known as argumentum ad absurdum (Latin for "argument to absurdity"), apagogical...
- in logic, often called "falsum" or "absurdum" The bottom element in lattice theory, which also represents absurdum when used for logical semantics The...
- Credo quia absurdum is a Latin phrase that means "I believe because it is absurd", originally misattributed to Tertullian in his De Carne Christi. The...
- particular kind of the more general form of argument known as reductio ad absurdum. G. H. Hardy described proof by contradiction as "one of a mathematician's...
- (alternatively "How many angels can stand on the point of a pin?") is a reductio ad absurdum challenge to medieval scholasticism in general, and its angelology in particular...
- Credo Quia Absurdum, is generally interpreted as meaning "I believe it because it is absurd;" the proper Latin quotation Credo quia absurdum est, is from...
- ad Hitlerum borrows its name from the term used in logic, reductio ad absurdum (reduction to the absurd). According to Strauss, reductio ad Hitlerum is...
- **** nimis absurdum was a papal bull issued by Pope Paul IV dated 14 July 1555. It takes its name from its first words: "Since it is absurd and utterly...
- known ****ume for reductio ad absurdum that (K) is known. Then, by (KF), (K) is not known, and so, by reductio ad absurdum, (K) is not known. Now, this...
- (NEGATION ABSURDUM). Because N is supposed to be complete either: (N ABSURDUM) = F or (N ABSURDUM) = T Case 1: F = (N ABSURDUM) = N (NEGATION ABSURDUM) = (N...
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