|argumentum ad hominem (ˌɑːɡjʊˈmɛntʊm æd ˈhɒmɪˌnɛm)|
|1.||fallacious argument that attacks not an opponent's beliefs but his motives or character|
|2.||argument that shows an opponent's statement to be inconsistent with his other beliefs|
|3.||an instance of either of these|
|[literally: argument to the person]|
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