Poristical

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Poristical Of or pertaining to a porism; of the nature of a porism.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • poristical Same as poristic.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Poristical reducing a determinate problem to an indeterminate
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. for providing, provided
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. porizein, to procure—poros, a way.