Eristic



[e-ris-tik] /ɛˈrɪs tɪk/

adjective
1.
Also, eristical. pertaining to controversy or disputation; controversial.
noun
2.
a person who engages in disputation; controversialist.
3.
the art of disputation.
/ɛˈrɪstɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating, or given to controversy or logical disputation, esp for its own sake
noun
2.
a person who engages in logical disputes; a controversialist
3.
the art or practice of logical disputation, esp if specious

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