apagoge

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Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἀπαγωγή (apagōgḗ).

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apagoge (countable and uncountable, plural apagoges)

  1. (logic) An indirect argument which proves a thing by showing the impossibility or absurdity of the contrary.

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apagoge f (plural apagoges)

  1. (logic) apagoge (an indirect argument which proves a thing by showing the impossibility or absurdity of the contrary)