logic logic  /ˈlɑ dʒɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
  2. (n) reasoned and reasonable judgment
  3. (n) the principles that guide reasoning within a given field or situation
  4. (n) the system of operations performed by a computer that underlies the machine's representation of logical operations
  5. (n) a system of reasoning

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  1. He began by trying to reduce all mathematics to logic and ended by finding most metaphysics to be nonsense.
  2. Now it's the time for dialogue, logic as well as law and justice.
  3. By what would seem to be a basic environmental logic, the nation's older and larger cities should be glad to have their population thin out somewhat.

News

  1. Instart Logic Launches First Web Application Streaming Network(TM)

    Instart Logic today announced general availability of the Instart Logic Web Application Streaming Network. An industry-first solution designed specifically to enhance user experiences on wireless networks, ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. CIT’s Thain Says Logic of Selling Bank is ‘Obvious’

    John Thain , chief executive officer of CIT Group Inc. (CIT) , said the logic of selling his company to a larger bank is “obvious,” while declining to comment on whether such a deal has been discussed.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Lightwave Logic and Lincoln Park Capital Enter into Second $20 Million Agreement

    NEWARK, Del., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lightwave Logic, Inc. (OTCQB: LWLG), a technology company focused on the development of a Next Generation Non Linear Optical Polymer Materials Platform for applications ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "The failed policies of John McCain would be the pig," Obama says. "I mean, just following the logic of this illogical situation."
    on Sep 10, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  2. "One can forget about any talk about Georgia's territorial integrity because, I believe, it is impossible to persuade South Ossetia and Abkhazia to agree with the logic that they can be forced back into the Georgian state," Russian Foreign...
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Sergey Lavrov Source: USA Today

  3. The Daily Record, a Scottish newspaper, recently quoted Smith as saying: "Even Hitler didn't wake up going, 'let me do the most evil thing I can do today.' I think he woke up in the morning and using a twisted, backwards logic, he set out to do what...
    on Sep 19, 2007 By: Will Smith Source: Prince George Citizen

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