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logicnoun [U]

uk   /ˈlɒdʒ.ɪk/ us   /ˈlɑː.dʒɪk/
(Definition of logic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"logic" in American English

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logicnoun [U]

us   /ˈlɑdʒ·ɪk/
  • logic noun [U] (REASONABLE THINKING)

a particular way of thinking, esp. one that is reasonable and based on good judgment: I fail to see the logic of your argument.
  • logic noun [U] (FORMAL THINKING)

(Definition of logic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"logic" in Business English

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logicnoun [U]

uk   /ˈlɒdʒɪk/ us  
sensible methods of thinking and making good decisions: business/economic/commercial logicthe logic of sth Customers support what we're doing, because they see the logic of using renewable resources.there is logic in/to sth There is clear logic in putting the two businesses together. If there's any logic to privatization, it's that competition creates more efficiency.
also programming logic IT actions that a computer performs, such as comparing and matching, that involve simple yes or no choices, rather than more complicated mathematics: Logic controls how the computer code is executed.
(Definition of logic from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “logic”
in Korean 논리…
in Arabic مَنطِق…
in Malaysian logik…
in French logique…
in Russian логика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 理性思維, 邏輯思維,理性思維…
in Italian logica…
in Turkish mantık…
in Polish logika…
in Spanish lógica…
in Vietnamese lô gic học…
in Portuguese lógica…
in Thai ตรรกศาสตร์, เหตุผล, ระบบการใช้เหตุผล…
in German die Logik…
in Catalan lògica…
in Japanese 論理…
in Chinese (Simplified) 理性思维, 逻辑思维,理性思维…
in Indonesian logika…
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