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logistic

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adjective lo·gis·tic \lō-ˈjis-tik, lə-\

Definition of logistic

  1. 1 a :  of or relating to symbolic logic b :  of or relating to the philosophical attempt to reduce mathematics to logic

  2. 2 :  of or relating to logistics

  3. 3 logistic :  of, represented by, or relating to a logistic curve <a logistic process>

lo·gis·ti·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1918

First Known Use of logistic

1918

Variants of logistic

or lo·gis·ti·cal play \-ti-kəl\

2

logistic

noun lo·gis·tic

Definition of logistic



1905

First Known Use of logistic

1905



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