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- v. To engage in the logical fallacy of begging the question (petitio principii).
- v. To raise or prompt a question.
Latin petitio principii, from Ancient Greek τὸ ἐν ἀρχῇ αἰτεῖσθαι (to en archē aetīsthae, "to assume from the beginning"). (Wiktionary)
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