Logics vs. Logic — What's the Difference?

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Plural of logic
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Logic

Logic (from Greek: λογική, logikḗ, 'possessed of reason, intellectual, dialectical, argumentative') is the systematic study of valid rules of inference, i.e. the relations that lead to the acceptance of one proposition (the conclusion) on the basis of a set of other propositions (premises).
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See Logic.
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Logic

The study of principles of reasoning, especially of the structure of propositions as distinguished from their content, and of method and validity in deductive reasoning.
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Logic

A system of reasoning
Aristotle's logic.
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Logic

A mode of reasoning
By that logic, we should sell the company tomorrow.
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Logic

The formal, guiding principles of a discipline, school, or science.
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Valid reasoning
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Logic

The relationship between elements and between an element and the whole in a set of objects, individuals, principles, or events
There's a certain logic to the motion of rush-hour traffic.
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Logic

The nonarithmetic operations performed by a computer, such as sorting, comparing, and matching, that involve yes-no decisions.
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Logic

Computer circuitry.
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Logic

Graphic representation of computer circuitry.
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Logical
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Logic

(uncountable) A method of human thought that involves thinking in a linear, step-by-step manner about how a problem can be solved. Logic is the basis of many principles including the scientific method.
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Logic

The study of the principles and criteria of valid inference and demonstration.
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Logic

The mathematical study of relationships between rigorously defined concepts and of mathematical proof of statements.
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Logic

A formal or informal language together with a deductive system or a model-theoretic semantics.
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Logic

(uncountable) Any system of thought, whether rigorous and productive or not, especially one associated with a particular person.
It's hard to work out his system of logic.
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Logic

(uncountable) The part of a system (usually electronic) that performs the boolean logic operations, short for logic gates or logic circuit.
Fred is designing the logic for the new controller.
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Logic

To engage in excessive or inappropriate application of logic.
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Logic

(transitive) To apply logical reasoning to.
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Logic

(transitive) To overcome by logical argument.
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Logic

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.
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Logic

A treatise on logic; as, Mill's Logic.
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Logic

Correct reasoning; as, I can't see any logic in his argument; also, sound judgment; as, the logic of surrender was uncontestable.
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Logic

The path of reasoning used in any specific argument; as, his logic was irrefutable.
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Logic

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 logic unit.
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Logic

The branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
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Logic

Reasoned and reasonable judgment;
It made a certain kind of logic
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Logic

The principles that guide reasoning within a given field or situation;
Economic logic requires it
By the logic of war
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Logic

A system of reasoning
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