Digital Companion to C. S. Peirce
1905 | Issues of Pragmaticism | EP 2:351; CP 5.449
In those respects in which a sign is not vague, it is said to be definite, and also with a slightly different mode of application, to be precise, a meaning probably due to praecisus having been applied to curt denials and refusals.
‘Definite’. Term 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/term/definite, 27.03.2023.
Vague | Singular | General | Individual