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logistics

noun [plural]     /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪks/
the careful organization of a complicated activity so that it happens in a successful and effective way: We need to look at the logistics of the whole aid operation.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping logistic     /-tɪk/ adjective (also logistical) logistic support/problemsPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping logistically     /-tɪ.kəl.i/ adverb Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
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