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logistic

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adjective lo·gis·tic \lō-ˈji-stik, lə-\
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logistical

play \lō-ˈji-sti-kəl, lə-\

Definition of logistic

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

  2. 2 :  of or relating to logistics a logistic problem

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

logistically

play \lō-ˈji-sti-k(ə-)lē, lə-\ adverb

1918

First Known Use of logistic

1918


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logistic

noun lo·gis·tic

Definition of logistic

1905

First Known Use of logistic

1905



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