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contradictories


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contradictory  \Con`tra*dict"o*ry\,  n.;  pl  {Contradictories}. 
  1.  A  proposition  or  thing  which  denies  or  opposes  another; 
  contrariety. 
 
  It  is  common  with  princes  to  will  contradictories. 
  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  pl  (Logic)  propositions  with  the  same  terms,  but  opposed 
  to  each  other  both  in  quality  and  quantity. 




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