logistic

1 [loh-jis-tik, luh-]
adjective
of or pertaining to logistics.
Also, logistical.


Origin:
1930–35; back formation from logistics

logistically, adverb
nonlogistical, adjective
unlogistical, adjective
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logistic

2 [loh-jis-tik, luh-]
noun Sometimes, logistics.
1.
symbolic logic.
2.
Archaic. mathematical calculation.
adjective
3.
of or pertaining to logistic.

Origin:
1620–30; < French logistique < Late Latin logisticus of computation < Greek logistikós skilled in calculation, rational, equivalent to logist(ḗs) calculator, reasoner (*logid-, base of logízein to reckon, verbal derivative of lógos word (see logos) + -tēs agent suffix, with dt > st) + -ikos -ic

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logistic1 (lɒˈdʒɪstɪk)
 
n
1.  Compare formal language an uninterpreted calculus or system of symbolic logic
 
adj
2.  maths (of a curve) having an equation of the form y = k/(1 + ea+bx), where b is less than zero
3.  rare of, relating to, or skilled in arithmetical calculations
 
[C17: via French, from Late Latin logisticus of calculation, from Greek logistikos rational, from logos word, reason]

logistic or logistical2 (lɒˈdʒɪstɪk)
 
adj
of or relating to logistics
 
logistical or logistical2
 
adj
 
logistically or logistical2
 
adv

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logistic
"pertaining to logic," 1628, from M.L. logisticus, from Gk. logistikos "pertaining to logic," from logikos (see logic).
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Example sentences
She had questions and theories and logistic concerns, but mostly she had doubts.
It also provides logistic and supply management services.
The government had to take such measures to prevent any movements or logistic
  support for them.
Such items include simulators to train pilots and crew members, base facilities
  and logistic support costs.
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