Definition of Logomachies

1. Noun. (plural of logomachy) ¹



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Definition of Logomachies

1. logomachy [n] - See also: logomachy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Logomachies

logography
logogriph
logogriphs
logoi
logolepsy
logolept
logolepts
logoless
logological
logologically
logologies
logology
logomach
logomachic
logomachical
logomachies (current term)
logomachist
logomachists
logomachs
logomachy
logomancy
logomania
logomaniac
logomaniacal
logomaniacs
logomark
logomarks
logometric
logon
logons

Literary usage of Logomachies

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1. The Cyclopædia;: Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature.by Abraham Rees by Abraham Rees (1819)
"Л comic poet, quoted by Athenaeus, thus ridicules the logomachies of Zeno and his followers : ш .... logomachies ..."

2. The Contemporary Review (1874)
"... that in the essay he has written he has " confounded the little knowledge we possess, in empty and confused logomachies," but I would certainly have ..."

3. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, George Walter Prothero, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle (1818)
"... what tiresome collation of MSS. what argute emendations of text, what jejune criticisms, what dull dissertations, what ponderous logomachies might have ..."

4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1819)
"All these disputes, owing to the indefinite and varying sense of the terms in which they must be expressed, necessarily run into mere logomachies; ..."

5. Journal of the Statistical Society of London by Statistical Society (Great Britain) (1857)
"... entitled " Le Livre jaune, ou Conversations sur les logomachies."—-Bale, 1748,) t See the pamphlet licensed, Nov. llth, 1699, and printed in the year ..."

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