kind of logical mental process where one conclusion in combination with another one brings forward the third logical conclusion. a kind of deducting reasoning. General to specific approach.

SYLLOGISM: "Example of syllogism: Dogs are animals. Animals drink water. Therefore, dogs drink water"
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