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modal logic of necessity and possibility and contingency | alethic logic |

Roman who was an early Christian philosopher and statesman who was executed for treason; Boethius had a decisive influence on medieval logic (circa 480-524) | Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius , Boethius |

syllogistic logic of Aristotle as developed by Boethius in the Middle Ages | Aristotelian logic |

(philosophy) the philosophy of Aristotle that deals with logic and metaphysics and ethics and poetics and politics and natural science | Aristotelianism |

(logic) a proposition that is not susceptible of proof or disproof; its truth is assumed to be self-evident | axiom |

hypothetical computer logic pathway | biochip |

algebraic system of symbolic logic | Boolean algebra |

system of symbolic logic devised by George Boole; used in computers | Boolean algebra , Boolean logic |

logic, faulty | choplogic |

(logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that a contradiction arises if any proposition is introduced that cannot be derived from the axioms of the system | completeness |

logic proposition or opinion | conclusion |

sequence in logic or grammar | consecution |

(logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that none of the propositions deducible from the axioms contradict one another | consistency |

(logic) a statement that is necessarily false | contradiction , contradiction in terms |

(logic) an inference that follows directly from the proof of another proposition | corollary |

modal logic of obligation and permissibility | deontic logic |

logic argument with two or more alternatives that contradict original contention | dilemma |

logic proposition with two alternatives but only one true | disjunction |

modal logic of belief and disbelief | doxastic logic |

logic syllogism in which a premise or conclusion is not stated explicitly | enthymeme |

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