257?–180? b.c, Greek scholar; librarian at Alexandria, Egypt.
448?–385? b.c, Athenian comic dramatist. Historical Examples It is clear that the aristophanic comedy could not have become permanent. Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2) John Addington Symonds The roads were in good order for the visitors to the aristophanic comedy. Gryll Grange Thomas Love Peacock This year has seen the death […]
- Aristotelian logic
the logic of Aristotle, especially in the modified form taught in the Middle Ages. . Historical Examples Why did he give his scientific method the form of a supplement to the old Aristotelian logic? Logic, Inductive and Deductive William Minto Aristotelian logic can never become superfluous as long as men are apt to be led […]
- Aristotelian method
aristotelian method Aristotelian method Ar·is·to·te·li·an method (ār’ĭ-stə-tē’lē-ən, -tēl’yən, ə-rĭs’tə-) n. A method of study that emphasizes the relation between a general category and a specific object.
384–322 b.c, Greek philosopher: pupil of Plato; tutor of Alexander the Great. Contemporary Examples “Nothing will come of nothing,” snapped King Lear at his one loving daughter, as if he had just been reading Aristotle. The Invention of the Ego in Martin Luther’s Defiance Thomas Cahill November 2, 2013 Even gorier are the flashback scenes […]