/kruy sip"euhs, kri-/, n.
280-209? B.C., Greek Stoic philosopher.

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▪ Greek philosopher

born c. 280 BC
died c. 206

      Greek philosopher from Soli (Soloi) who was the principal systematizer of Stoic philosophy. He is considered to have been, with Zeno, cofounder of the academy at Athens Stoa (Greek: “Porch”). Credited with about 750 writings, he was among the first to organize propositional logic as an intellectual discipline.

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