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logisticsnoun [plural]

uk   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪks/  us   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪks/
logistical
adjective uk   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪkəl/  us   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪkəl/ (also logistic )
logistical support/problems
logistically
adverb uk   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪ.kəl.i/  us   /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of logistics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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logisticsplural noun

 us   /ləˈdʒɪs·tɪks/
the careful organization of a complicated military, business, or other activity so that it happens in a successful and effective way: The logistics of getting five kids off to school in the morning are pretty complex.
logistical
adjective  us   /ləˈdʒɪs·tɪ·kəl/
Delays and logistical problems have become familiar concerns .
(Definition of logistics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"logistics" in Business English

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logisticsnoun [plural]

uk   us   /ləˈdʒɪstɪks/
the process of planning and organizing to make sure that resources are in the places where they are needed, so that an activity or process happens effectively: About 3% of his turnover went to paying for logistics and distribution.the logistics of sth His job is to oversee the logistics of the building program.a logistics company/firm/group We hired a logistics company to help us cut costs.
(Definition of logistics from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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