Open main menu

Wiktionary β

extra dictionem

Contents

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin extra dictionem, translation of Ancient Greek ἔξω τῆς λέξεως (éxō tês léxeōs), which appears in ch.4 of Aristotle’s Sophistical Refutations.[1]

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

extra dictionem (not comparable)

  1. (Of a logical fallacy) Not deriving from the linguistic expression used; for a reason other than of ambiguity, division, et cetera.[1]

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Oxford English Dictionary (2007)