logistics

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Etymology 1[edit]

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

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logistics (uncountable)

  1. (operations) The process of planning, implementing, and controlling the efficient, effective flow and storage of goods, services and related information from their point of origin to point of consumption for the purpose of satisfying customer requirements.
  2. (military) The procurement, supply, maintenance, and transportation of equipment, facilities, and personnel.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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logistics

  1. plural of logistic

References[edit]

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

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