Definition of Epagoge

1. n. The adducing of particular examples so as to lead to a universal conclusion; the argument by induction.



Definition of Epagoge

1. Noun. (logic) The adducing of particular examples so as to lead to a universal conclusion; the argument by induction. ¹

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Definition of Epagoge

1. argument by logical induction [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Epagoge

eozoic
eozoon
eozoonal
eozoons
ep toxicity
epacrid
epacrids
epacris
epacris family
epacrises
epact
epactal
epactal bones
epactal ossicles
epacts
epagoge (current term)
epagoges
epagogic
epagomenal
epalate
epalrestat
epamniotic
epamniotic cavity
epanadiplosis
epanalepsis
epanaphora
epanastrophe
epanodos
epanody
epanorthosis

Literary usage of Epagoge

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1. The Moth Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Moths of North America by William Jacob Holland (1903)
"... and it is recommended to fruit-growers to resort to the application of this old-fashioned remedy when needed. Genus epagoge Hiibner (i) epagoge ..."

2. The Entomologist's Monthly Magazine by Nathaniel Lloyd and Company (1905)
"... as a synonym of epagoge, ... agrees with that of Pandemis, as given by Mey- rick, and hardly with that of epagoge, ..."

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