Category:Sorites paradox

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sorites paradox 
paradox that, if ① one million grains of sand is a heap of sand and ② a heap of sand minus one grain is still a heap, then it follows that one grain of sand is a heap
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paradosso del sorite (it); Paradoxe sorite (fr); paradoxa sorites (ca); Paradoxie des Haufens (de); Paradoxo sorites (pt); پارادوکس سوریتس (fa); 連續體謬誤 (zh); Sorites-paradokset (da); Paradoxul soriților (ro); 砂山のパラドックス (ja); פרדוקס הערימה (he); Soritesparadoxen (sv); Paradoks stosu (pl); Парадокс нагромадження (uk); Sorites (la); paradoja sorites (es); Soritesparadokset (nb); Парадокс кучи (ru); Sorites-paradoksi (fi); sorites paradox (en); sorita paradokso (eo); Σόφισμα του σωρείτη (el); Կույտի պարադոքս (hy) paradoja que aparece cuando la gente utiliza el «sentido común» sobre conceptos vagos (es); Phänomen, das bei vagen Begriffen auftritt (de); paradox that, if ① one million grains of sand is a heap of sand and ② a heap of sand minus one grain is still a heap, then it follows that one grain of sand is a heap (en); la paradokso ke, se ① miliono da sableroj estas sablamaso, kaj ② sablamaso minus unu sablero estas ankaŭ sablamaso, do konsekvence unu sablero mem estas sablamaso (eo); paradosso attribuito a Eubulide di Mileto (it) Paradox of the heap (en); paradokso de amaso (eo)

Also known as paradox of the heap, or vagueness paradox; see en:Sorites paradox.

Photographs of heaps, found at Category:Piles, may also be useful to illustrate the paradox.

Media in category "Sorites paradox"

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