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Definition of Enthymeme

Enthymeme
Enthymeme En"thy*meme, n. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to keep in mind, consider; ? in + ? mind, soul.] (Logic) An argument consisting of only two propositions, an antecedent and consequent deduced from it; a syllogism with one premise omitted; as, We are dependent; therefore we should be humble. Here the major proposition is suppressed. The complete syllogism would be, Dependent creatures should be humble; we are dependent creatures; therefore we should be humble.

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- An enthymeme (Gr****: ἐνθύμημα, enthýmēma) is an argument with a hidden premise. Enthymemes are usually developed from premises that accord with the audience's...
- and deprecation, although not elements of an enthymeme, can contribute to re****ing an opponent's enthymeme or revealing a falsehood by exposing it as just...
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- rhetoric applicable to all fields, not just politics. Aristotle viewed the enthymeme based upon logic (especially, based upon the syllogism) as the basis of...
- on an issue). Aristotle also outlines two kinds of rhetorical proofs: enthymeme (proof by syllogism) and paradeigma (proof by example). Aristotle writes...
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- point back to the overall statement. The second is through deductive enthymeme, providing the audience with general scenarios and then indicating commonalities...
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