sophistical


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so·phis·tic

 (sə-fĭs′tĭk) or so·phis·ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of sophists.
2. Apparently sound but really fallacious; specious: sophistic refutations.

so·phis′ti·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.sophistical - plausible but misleading
invalid - having no cogency or legal force; "invalid reasoning"; "an invalid driver's license"
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sophistical

[səˈfɪstɪkəl] ADJsofístico
References in classic literature ?
This is a sophistical puzzle, which, as Socrates remarks, saves a great deal of trouble to him who accepts it.
His answers have a sophistical ring, and at the same time show the sophistical incapacity to grasp a general notion.
He is of the same class as Callicles in the Gorgias, but of a different variety; the immoral and sophistical doctrines of Callicles are not attributed to him.
Shelley (Prose Works) is of opinion that Socrates 'did well to die,' but not for the 'sophistical' reasons which Plato has put into his mouth.
The natural divisions are five in number;--( 1) Book I and the first half of Book II down to the paragraph beginning, "I had always admired the genius of Glaucon and Adeimantus," which is introductory; the first book containing a refutation of the popular and sophistical notions of justice, and concluding, like some of the earlier Dialogues, without arriving at any definite result.
The sophistical comfort came in reflected gleams from the decayed furniture, the raggcd brocade upholstery of a couch and two chairs, a footwide cheap pier glass between the two windows, from one or two gilt picture frames and a brass bedstead in a corner.
Truly characteristic of Socrates is another point in his answer, which may also be regarded as sophistical. He says that 'if he has corrupted the youth, he must have corrupted them involuntarily.' But if, as Socrates argues, all evil is involuntary, then all criminals ought to be admonished and not punished.
Quite a sophistical Policy Tool-Kit is required.India is a Player too.
One of the major challenge faced by the aircraft turn coordinator market manufacturers is the sophistical design of the indicator and need for reliable instrument with high level of accuracy.
That should come as little surprise: The regime negotiated the deal in bad faith, on one hand trying to portray itself as moderate to the deal's international signatories; at the same time developing its advanced ballistic missile programme, supplying Al Houthis with sophistical weaponry in Yemen, causing divisions in Iraq, propping up the regime of Bashar Al Assad in Syria, disrupting Lebanon's civil society, and spreading sedition across the Gulf.
To know more about the Aircraft Turn Coordinator Market Visit the link- https://www.factmr.com/report/2327/aircraft-turn-coordinator-market One of the major challenge faced by the aircraft turn coordinator market manufacturers is the sophistical design of the indicator and need for reliable instrument with high level of accuracy.
As a sophistical approach, the prediction model constructed by MARS algorithm permitted us to predict honey yield per hive with much better predictive accuracy of 0.920 r (P ANN (0.885) > Exhaustive CHAID (0.786) > CHAID (0.769) > CART (0.744), (P<0.01), which were found lower than the present MARS result (0.920).