logistic

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪk/, /lɒdʒˈɪs.tɪk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ləˈdʒɪs.tɪk/, /loʊˈdʒɪs.tɪk/

Etymology 1[edit]

From French logistique, from Ancient Greek λογιστικός (logistikós, practiced in arithmetic; rational), from λόγος (lógos)

Adjective[edit]

logistic (not comparable)

  1. (mathematics) Relating to symbolic logic.
  2. (statistics) Relating to the logistic function.
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Noun[edit]

logistic (plural logistics)

  1. (mathematics) A logistic function or graph of a logistic curve.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From French logistique, from loger (to lodge) or logis (lodging place).[1]

Adjective[edit]

logistic (not comparable)

  1. (operations) Relating to logistics.
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References[edit]

  1. ^ logistics”, in OED Online, Oxford: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.