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reductio ad absurdum

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Noun

Singular
reductio ad absurdum

Plural
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reductio ad absurdum (-)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) The method of proving a statement by assuming the statement is false and, with that assumption, arriving at a blatant contradiction.

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Latin

Noun

reductio ad absurdum f.

  1. reduction to the absurd

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