Meaning of LOGISTIC in English

LOGISTIC

logistic 1

— logistically , adv.

/loh jis"tik, leuh-/ , adj.

of or pertaining to logistics.

Also, logistical .

[ 1930-35; back formation from LOGISTICS ]

logistic 2

/loh jis"tik, leuh-/ , n. Sometimes, logistics .

1. symbolic logic.

2. Archaic. mathematical calculation.

adj.

3. of or pertaining to logistic.

[ 1620-30; logistique logisticus of computation logistikós skilled in calculation, rational, equiv. to logist ( és ) calculator, reasoner (* logid-, base of logízein to reckon, v. deriv. of lógos word (see LOGOS) + -tes agent suffix, with dt > st ) + -ikos -IC ]

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