- The premise containing the most important term in a syllogism.
- In a categorical syllogism, the premise whoever terms will be the syllogism's major term and center term.
- That premise of a syllogism that contains the major term (the predicate of this conclusion). Contrasted to minor idea.
- the premise of a syllogism which contains the main term (the predicate of conclusion)
Definition for "major premise"
- The premise containing the most important term in…
Antonym for "major premise"
Hypernym for "major premise"