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non sequitur

(nahn sek [as in heck]-kwit-her) n. Latin for "it does not follow." The term usually means that a conclusion does not logically follow from the facts or law, stated: "That's a non sequitur."

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Unfortunately, he is also wont to throw out non sequitors, such as "The ubiquity of computers means that they are increasingly being anthropomorphized ..." (p.
Climaxing, in time honoured tradition, at the school dance, it's not much of a plot more a series of episodic scenes, throwaway non sequitors and visual gags.
Reaching rather desperately for hope, she delivers a pair of non sequitors: "If an animal can learn to act contrary to is own basic interests ...