scholion

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NounEdit

scholion (plural scholia)

  1. A scholium.
    • 1842, William Thomson, Laws of Thought
      A judgment which follows immediately from another is sometimes called a corollary, or consectary [] One which illustrates the science where it appears, but is not an integral part of it, is a scholion.

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(See the entry for scholion in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)