Sentence Examples

  • The predicables, or heads of predication as it is analysed in relation to the provisional theory of definition that dialectic allows and requires.
  • The Aristotelian predicables as restated by Porphyry.
  • It is the designation of these outward things which forms the " first intention " of names; and it is only at a later stage, when thought comes to observe its own modes, that names, looked upon as predicables and universals, are taken in their " second intention."