syllogise

[c]/ˈsɪlədʒaɪz/ (say 'siluhjuyz)

verb (syllogised, syllogising)
verb (t)
1. to argue or reason by syllogisms.
verb (i)
2. to use syllogisms in argument.
Also, syllogize. –syllogisation /ˌsɪlədʒaɪˈzeɪʃən/ (say .siluhjuy'zayshuhn), noun
syllogiser, noun

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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