non causa pro causa

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(non kôzə prō kôzə; Lat. nōn kousä prō kousä)

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non cau•sa pro cau•sa  (non kôzə prō kôzə; Lat. nōn kousä prō kousä),USA pronunciation [Logic.]
  1. Philosophythe fallacy of giving as a reason for a conclusion a proposition not actually relevant to that conclusion.
  • Latin nōn causa prō causā literally, no cause for cause


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