Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Reducing a determinate problem to an indeterminate one.
- adj. Of or relating to a porism; of the nature of a porism.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. Of or pertaining to a porism; of the nature of a porism.
- Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)
“a subject of interest not only for its assigning to every author his fair share of credit for his contributions towards perfecting the poristic method; but for that _critical discrimination of principles_, which constitutes one of the marked features of Mr. Davies's writings in the archæology of geometry.”
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