The Commens Dictionary
Quote from ‘A Syllabus of Certain Topics of Logic’
A symbol for a single individual, which individual is more than once referred to, but is not identified as the object of a proper name, shall be termed a Selective.
Peirce, 1903, p. 18; CP 4.408
‘Selective’ (pub. 14.04.13-11:31). Quote in M. Bergman & S. Paavola (Eds.), The Commens Dictionary: Peirce's Terms in His Own Words. New Edition. Retrieved from http://www.commens.org/dictionary/entry/quote-syllabus-certain-topics-logic-5.