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Sophia Roosth

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780226440323

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226440637.001.0001

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What Comes Before

What Comes Before

(p.124) Interlude Five What Comes Before

Sophia Roosth

University of Chicago Press

syn·thet·ic (sĭn-thĕt’ĭk)


(In most senses opposed to ANALYTIC adj.)

5. Sci., Philos. Of or pertaining to various, mutually opposed, methods of logical reasoning

a. Of a logical method; inductive reasoning SYN-to ANALYTIC adj.

1705 ROBERT HOOKE Discourse on Earthquakes The methods of attaining this end may be two, either the Analytick, or the Synthetick. The first proceeding from the Causes to the Effects. The second from the Effects to the Causes....

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