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  1. begging the question(noun)

    hysteron proteron, circular reasoning, circular argument, petitio principii

  2. begging the question(noun)

    A logical fallacy in which a premise of an argument contains a direct or indirect assumption that the conclusion is true; offering a circular argument; circular reasoning.

    hysteron proteron, petitio principii, circular reasoning, circular argument

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