non sequitur(redirected from Non-sequiter)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
(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."
Copyright © 1981-2005 by Gerald N. Hill and Kathleen T. Hill. All Right reserved.