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 (sĭl′ə-jĭs′tĭk) also syl·lo·gis·ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl)
Of, relating to, resembling, or consisting of a syllogism or syllogisms.

syl′lo·gis′ti·cal·ly adv.
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If x and y entail each other, one can prove syllogistically that "x holds of z" from the premise "y holds of z" and vice-versa (98b4-5).
(83.) Christopher Columbus Langdell, A Selection of Cases on the Law of Contracts (1879) (arguing that we could discern the essential elements of the legal concept of a promise from existing case law and, with the definition of "promise" as axiom, could then deduce the correct results in new cases syllogistically).
that reasoned downward syllogistically from assumed truths about the
For example, the foreshadowing of future narrative events are noticeably absent; the events are not syllogistically connected but, rather, function as a series of, seemingly, isolated incidents.
Accordingly, social justice represents a person's public obligation to the Third and, syllogistically, to all humankind.
276, 285-86 (1966) ("But it does not syllogistically follow that a person may be banished from this country upon no higher degree of proof than applies in a negligence case.").
The centrality of this practice can be seen in Aristode's Rhetoric, with its logical notion that a statement is persuasive because proved from other statements, either inductively or syllogistically (trans.
After Bloom laments the condition of the everyman, Stephen's response is, again, narrated in dialectic language, which also refers back to the crisis within the family that he theorizes in "Scylla and Charybdis": "[Stephen] affirmed his significance as a conscious rational animal proceeding syllogistically from the known to the unknown and a conscious rational reagent between a micro- and a macrocosm ineluctably constructed upon the incertitude of the void" (17.1012-15).
(262) Syllogistically: all humans are dignified to the degree they are equipped with such capabilities; sexual autonomy is such a capability; persons with disabilities morally deserve dignity by virtue of their humanity; and persons with disabilities arc entitled to sexual autonomy as a capability cultivated through institutional support.
Nicklin 1819) (1764) ("In every criminal cause the judge should reason syllogistically."); HANS KELSEN, GENERAL THEORY OF LAW AND STATE 50, 163-64 (Anders Wedberg trans., 1945) (comparing legal studies to scientific discernment of natural laws); C.C.
Gotthelf leaves open the question of whether this explanation can be presented syllogistically.
'Prove syllogistically that natural rights exist': 'Give the fundamental reason why usury is wrong': 'What is the difference between soul and mind?': 'Give and explain a definition of Sacrifice': these are questions chosen almost at random from the examination papers of a Jesuit college ...