402. Truth and Error
See also 250. LOGIC .
- the branch of logic dealing with truth and error. — alethiologist , n. — alethiological, adj.
- 1. the condition of being in error.
- 2. the tendency to be in error or the capacity for being in error; fallibility.
- anything that is patently false or untrue; a fallacy.
- an assertion of doubtful truth or accuracy, as with some statements in Pliny’s Natural History.
- the force or process of divine inspiration; the power by which the Holy Spirit reveals truth to men. — theopneustic, theopneusted , adj.
- a self-evident, obvious truth. — truistic, truistical , adj.