Helpful Hints
  • (1) You can search the entire content of Dean’s by phrase or by individual words. Just type your keywords into the search box and then pull down the search icon on the right and choose the option you need: search by word or by phrase or reset the content.
  • (2) Double click on a word in the content of a definition, and if the word is listed as a keyword in Dean’s, it will look that word up.
  • (3) You can use the search function to help jump the scrolling function. Simply type the first 2-3 letters into the search box then hit enter on your keyboard and the scroll will go to those Keywords that begin with those letters and allow you to scroll from there.

Latin. From the impossibility of a thing to its nonexistence, the inference follows necessarily in the negative. That which cannot be done is not done. 

6. A non posse ad non esse sequitur argumen tum necessario negative , licit non affirmativeLatin. If a thing be not possible , an argument in the negative may be deduced , namely , that it has no existence ; but an argument in the affirmative cannot be deduced , namely, that if à thing is possible it is in existence.

Register or login to access full content



Professors
Professionals
Students