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- n. The branch of logic dealing with truth and error.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The science which treats of the nature of truth and evidence.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A term used by Sir William Hamilton to denote that part of logic which treats of the nature of truth and error, and of the rules for their discrimination.
- ancient distilling apparatus; purifying or transforming apparatus or act. alembicate, v. distil. alembicated, adj. rather too refined (of literary style). alethiology