Aristotelian definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or concerning Aristotle or to his viewpoint.
    • Of or regarding Aristotle, their philosophy, logic, or supporters.
    • Of or pertaining to Aristotle, the famous Greek philosopher (384-322 b. c.).
    • of or relating to Aristotle or their philosophy
  • noun:
    • A follower of Aristotle or his teachings.
    • A person whoever reasoning and practices are generally empirical, medical, or commonsensical.
    • A disciple of Aristotle (for ancient greek language disciples, see peripatetic; for medieval Christian people, see scholastic)
    • A follower of Aristotle. See peripatetic.
    • a follower of Aristotle or an adherent of Aristotelianism
  • others:
    • related to Aristotle (born at Stagira in Macedonia, 384 b. c., passed away 322 b. c.), the father of logic as well as the most important of all of the philosophers, or to his works, college, or viewpoint. See peripatetic.
    • Formal reasoning, in line with the four propositional kinds: All S is P; No S is P; Some S is P; Some S is certainly not P.

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