Found 3 items, similar to Logic.
English → Indonesian
ilmu mantik, logika
English → English
n 1: the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
2: reasoned and reasonable judgment; “it made a certain kind of
3: the principles that guide reasoning within a given field or
situation; “economic logic requires it”
; “by the logic of
4: a system of reasoning [syn: logical system
, system of logic
English → English
, n. [OE. logike, F. logique, L. logica, logice,
Gr. logikh` (sc. te`chnh), fr. logiko`s belonging to speaking
or reason, fr. lo`gos speech, reason, le`gein to say, speak.
1. The science or art of exact reasoning, or of pure and
formal thought, or of the laws according to which the
processes of pure thinking should be conducted; the
science of the formation and application of general
notions; the science of generalization, judgment,
classification, reasoning, and systematic arrangement; the
science of correct reasoning.
Logic is the science of the laws of thought, as
thought; that is, of the necessary conditions to
which thought, considered in itself, is subject.
Note: Logic is distinguished as pure and applied. “Pure
logic is a science of the form, or of the formal laws,
of thinking, and not of the matter. Applied logic
teaches the application of the forms of thinking to
those objects about which men do think.”
2. A treatise on logic; as, Mill's Logic.
3. correct reasoning; as, I can't see any logic in his
argument; also, sound judgment; as, the logic of surrender
4. The path of reasoning used in any specific argument; as,
his logic was irrefutable.
5. (Electronics, Computers) A function of an electrical
circuit (called a gate) that mimics certain elementary
binary logical operations on electrical signals, such as
AND, OR, or NOT; as, a logic circuit; the arithmetic and