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Meaning of ERISTIC

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*ris"tic\, Eristical \E*ris"tic*al\, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ?
to strive, wrangle, ? strife.]
Controversial. [Archaic]

      A specimen of admirable special pleading in the court
      of eristic logic.                        --Coleridge.

 

 

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