system of logic

Definitions of system of logic
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n a system of reasoning

Synonyms:
logic, logical system
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Aristotelian logic
the syllogistic logic of Aristotle as developed by Boethius in the Middle Ages
formal logic, mathematical logic, symbolic logic
any logical system that abstracts the form of statements away from their content in order to establish abstract criteria of consistency and validity
Boolean algebra, Boolean logic
a system of symbolic logic devised by George Boole; used in computers
propositional calculus, propositional logic
a branch of symbolic logic dealing with propositions as units and with their combinations and the connectives that relate them
functional calculus, predicate calculus
a system of symbolic logic that represents individuals and predicates and quantification over individuals (as well as the relations between propositions)
modal logic
a system of logic whose formal properties resemble certain moral and epistemological concepts
fuzzy logic
a form of mathematical logic in which truth can assume a continuum of values between 0 and 1
Type of:
system, system of rules
a complex of methods or rules governing behavior

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