Definition of 'logic'
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There is sound logic to some of the services. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It has also said there is a strong commercial logic to combining the two companies. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Which is where logic and compelling argument meet vested interest and political error. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Try not to join them in their own system of faulty logic! Families and Friends - how to help your child form happy relationships. (1989)We should follow the same logic for whiplash and similar claims. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There must be a logic to this but it escapes me. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is sound logic in combining the businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2014)What is the logic of his argument? Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)There was neither logic nor system in their approach. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Utopia has to follow its own logic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is logic to the argument that the pair are effective. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The logic behind this system was to avoid the possibility of direct corruption. Calcio: A History of Italian Football (2006)The pressure to follow through the logic of a gas and electricity price freeze would be strong. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is a crude logic to this argument. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It can only deal with problems constructed in accordance with the logic of the system itself. The Politics of Redress - crime, punishment and penal abolition (1989)The twisted logic runs as follows. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They will say that to attack their architecture is to ignore commercial logic and deny others a right to their own tastes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The logic is sound, but they are fighting a losing battle. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There was at least some commercial logic to the Co-op deals. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The expectation appears wrong, but it was based on sound logic. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A win for sporting integrity over commercial logic? Times, Sunday Times (2012)That a subsidised arts organisation should be dabbling in commercial takeovers raised a few eyebrows, but the logic is sound. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The high gold price, if it has any logic, must reflect inflationary fears. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Is this a plot to keep the poor in their place, or the effect of the chop logic course in PPE? Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'logic'
British English: logic NOUN
Logic is a way of working things out, by saying that one fact must be true if another fact is true.
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