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This index presents a list of terms mentioned in the book Aristotle on Definition. In the Topics Aristotle’s concern is to set out guidelines for the construction of definitions and the testing of definitions in the context of dialectical discussions. In the Posterior Analytics his concern is to describe the role of definition in demonstrative syllogism. In the Metaphysics, his concern is to make clear certain features of essence through a discussion of the linguistic formulae appropriate for the expression of essences.

Keywords: Metaphysics; Posterior Analytics; Topics



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