in dictione

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin in dictione, translation of Ancient Greek παρὰ τὴν λέξιν ‎(parà tḕn léxin), which appears in ch.4 of Aristotle’s Sophistical Refutations.[1]

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Adjective[edit]

in dictione ‎(not comparable)

  1. (Of a logical fallacy) Deriving from the linguistic expression used; for reason of ambiguity, division, et cetera.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Oxford English Dictionary (2007)