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logic

noun [U] uk   /ˈlɒdʒ.ɪk/ us    /ˈlɑː.dʒɪk/

logic noun [U] (REASONABLE THINKING)

C1 a particular way of thinking, especially one that is reasonable and based on good judgment: I fail to see the logic behind his argument. If prices go up, wages will go up too - that's just logic. There's no logic in the decision to reduce staff when orders are the highest for years. The internal logic of her argument is undeniable.

logic noun [U] (FORMAL THINKING)

a formal scientific method of examining or thinking about ideas: a treatise on formal logic
(Definition of logic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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