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Discrimination

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Digital Companion to C. S. Peirce
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1867 | On a New List of Categories | W 2:50; CP 1.549

Discrimination has to do merely with the senses of terms, and only draws a distinction in meaning.

1903 | Syllabus: Syllabus of a course of Lectures at the Lowell Institute beginning 1903, Nov. 23. On Some Topics of Logic | EP 2:270

Separation of Thirdness, or Tertial Separation, called discrimination, consists in representing one of the two separands without representing the other. If A can be prescinded from, i.e. supposed without B, then B can, at least, be discriminated from A.