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from The Century Dictionary.

  • In logic, of the nature of or containing an enthymeme; incompletely stated: as, an enthymematic syllogism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Pertaining to, or of the form of, an enthymeme.

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  • adjective Of or pertaining to enthymeme.

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  • Times Online: 'Philosophical arguments are characteristically enthymematic – that is to say, the premisses that would be necessary to make them conclusive are not spelled out.'

    April 13, 2009