\sˈɔːɹa͡ɪts], \sˈɔːɹaɪts], \s_ˈɔː_ɹ_aɪ_t_s]\
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By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Greek] An abridged form of stating a series of syllogisms :-logical propositions so arranged that the predicate of the first shall form the subject of the second, the predicate of the second the subject of the third, and so on, until the predicate of the last shall correspond with the subject of the first.
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- An English poet; born Greenwich, 29, 1821; died at Rowfant, May 30, 1895. He wrote "society verses", among them :"London Lyrics"(1857); "Lyra Elegantiarum"(1867); "Patchwork"(1879).