Definitions for "Sorites"
An abridged form of stating of syllogisms in a series of propositions so arranged that the predicate of each one that precedes forms the subject of each one that follows, and the conclusion unites the subject of the first proposition with the predicate of the last proposition
a chain of enthymematic syllogisms in which the unstated conclusion of one syllogism is a premise for the next syllogism
a collection of such highlights, an abridged argument