fuzzy logic


Definition of fuzzy logic

: a system of logic in which a statement can be true, false, or any of a continuum of values in between

Examples of fuzzy logic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web With a baku at their disposal, the script’s fuzzy logic goes, the military could obliterate the dreams of the entire ’60s counterculture with their pesky Vietnam War protests and other subversive activities. Los Angeles Times, 19 Aug. 2021 The conventional approach for BFSI leaders looking for solutions within compliance has been to add more people, more training, more quality control layering, more fuzzy logic matching, more monitoring, more searches. Alex Lyashok, Forbes, 10 May 2021 Sport mode overcomes much of the conservativeness, but the transmission’s fuzzy logic to adapt to the driver’s performance style can be frustratingly slow to wake up and deliver evasive power after loafing along. Mark Maynard, sandiegouniontribune.com, 6 July 2018 His work on fuzzy logic was never fully accepted by his U.S. peers. James R. Hagerty, WSJ, 22 Sep. 2017 Today the hype has faded, but fuzzy logic remains an active part of the mathematics that underpin the modern world. Cade Metz, New York Times, 11 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of fuzzy logic

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Fuzzy logic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fuzzy%20logic. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of fuzzy logic

: a system of logic in which statements do not have to be entirely true or false

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