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[loh-jish-uh n] /loʊˈdʒɪʃ ən/
a person who is skilled in logic.
Origin of logician
1350-1400; logic + -ian; replacing Middle English logicien < Middle French Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for logician
  • Confirmation bias is not only nothing new, in a properly trained logician, it can be avoided.
  • Maybe even a logician would benefit from some formal training in science before presuming to pontificate about how to do it.
  • As any logician could testify, however, these premises have no necessary relationship to their conclusion.
  • His father was a logician and a philosopher of science.
  • The logician's bias has always been too much with them.
British Dictionary definitions for logician


a person who specializes in or is skilled at logic
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Word Origin and History for logician

"person skilled in logic," late 14c., from Old French logicien (13c.), from logique (see logic).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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