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For retail investors, the logic behind buying shares solely based on the announcement of a stock split rests on a shaky foundation.

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SAT solving involves taking problems, turning them into computer-friendly statements that use propositional logic, and using computers to determine whether there’s a way to make those statements true.

They’ve developed a system of proteins that can carry out logic operations just like a computer, which helps them target specific combinations of antigens that are unique to certain cancers.

However, behind the smartest social media algorithms are solid logic and good intentions.

To turn the search for cliques into a problem that computers can grapple with, you need a representation of the problem that uses propositional logic.

Their logic: the sea-creature would come alive and drink up any remaining alcohol.

The birds will seek us out and they will use no logic we know.

Kim Novak's heavy legs were concealed and all logic left on the cutting room floor.

This came across in the Showtime Omit the Logic documentary—in which you were a commentator—and it comes across here.

There was a logic to it – many of the wines were from the Pacific Northwest, principally from Oregon and Washington state.

You may say, in the case of Sikes and the peer, that the logic of the Determinist is sound, but ineffective: nothing comes of it.

Mr. Ripper's logic tended to the belief that he could not be punished if he stuck to the avowal of having seen nothing.

We thought pursuit had long been abandoned, but they are driven by single-minded hate, not by logic.

By what strange logic do they decide that a thing can not fail to happen because they ardently desire it to happen?

Her resentment of that undermined all the fairness of her logic, and even triumphed over the sword of her suspense.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to logic, such as: philosophy, rationale, sanity, sense, argumentation, and coherence.

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