apodixis

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English[edit]

Examples (rhetoric)

Everyone knows that global warming causes more extreme weather.

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ἀπόδειξις (apódeixis)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /æpə(ʊ)ˈdɪksɪs/, /æpə(ʊ)ˈdaɪksɪs/

Noun[edit]

apodixis

  1. (rhetoric) Supporting a proposition by reference to common knowledge.

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