Usage examples for dichotomy

  1. And just as in his photo, there was a genuine dichotomy between his face, which looked to be early forties and unwrinkled, and his gray eyes, which were much older. – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  2. Afro- Americans were painfully aware of some of the imperfections in this simple dichotomy. – The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America by Norman Coombs
  3. Under the influence of this unreasoning terror, they plead that, in Dichotomy by Contradiction, the negative part is too large to deal with, so that it is better to regard each Thing as either included in, or excluded from, the positive part. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  4. The first dichotomy passes into a second. – John Dewey's logical theory by Delton Thomas Howard
  5. Suicides generally possess the power of mental dichotomy. – Carnival by Compton Mackenzie
  6. For my present purpose I shall suggest another dichotomy. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
  7. The letters to Tuticanus The two letters to Tuticanus show a similar dichotomy. – The Last Poems of Ovid by Ovid
  8. Hence division by dichotomy comes strictly within the province of formal logic. – Deductive Logic by St. George Stock
  9. This dichotomy is curious. – Moral Deliberations in Modern Cinema by Sam Vaknin
  10. In reality both periods overlap; the dichotomy is spiritual, not temporal. – Promenades of an Impressionist by James Huneker
  11. The real dichotomy in food is not " chemical" fertilizer versus " Organic," It is between industrial food and quality food. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  12. For the purposes of Symbolic Logic, it is so much the most convenient plan to regard the two sub- divisions, produced by Dichotomy, on the same footing, and to say, of any Thing, either that it " is" in the one, or that it " is" in the other, that I do not think any Reader of this book is likely to demur to my adopting that course. – Symbolic Logic by Lewis Carroll
  13. This however is not quite the case, for, in virtue of the Law of Excluded Middle, there is always open to us, independently of experience, a hypothetical division by dichotomy. – Deductive Logic by St. George Stock
  14. By dichotomy is meant a division into two classes by a pair of contradictory terms, e. – Deductive Logic by St. George Stock