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Meaning of SUMPTION

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sump"tion\, n. [L. sumptio, fr. sumere, sumptum, to
take.]
1. A taking. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor.

2. (Logic) The major premise of a syllogism.

 

 

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