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logic

Decision-making The sum total of education and experience that is integrated into a physician's medical decision-making processes. See Aunt Millie approach, Bayesian logic, Heuristic logic, Markov process, ROC analysis, Stochastic process.

logic,

n a disciplined method of reasoning or argumentation that employs the principles governing correct or reliable inference.

logic

the principles of reasoning.
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I suppose you are always interfering with your own feelings,and those of other people, and dogmatizing about the irrationality of this, that, and the other sentiment, and then ordering it to be suppressed because you imagine it to be inconsistent with logic.
The broken metaphor and bad logic of motive which had stirred his hearer's contempt were quite consistent with a mode of putting the facts which made it difficult for Lydgate to vent his own indignation and disappointment.
And with the perfect grace of an intaglio, he shows, as in truth the minute intaglio may do, the faculty of structure, the logic of poetry.
The best sword arm in all Christendom needs no other logic than the sword, I should think," said Brus, returning to his work.
Yours is the logic of youth, and no man can answer that.
Logic and physics were no part of his mental make-up.
basic of logic is the syllogism, consisting of a major and a minor
With this man this is the hour of the white logic (of which more anon), when he knows that he may know only the laws of things--the meaning of things never.
As he proceeds he makes for himself new modes of expression more akin to the Aristotelian logic.
But Barbicane, who was a better judge, always answered him with merciless logic.
The sciences of logic and psychology, which have supplied so many instruments of thought to after-ages, are based upon the analyses of Socrates and Plato.
Logic is the procession or proportionate unfolding of the intuition; but its virtue is as silent method; the moment it would appear as propositions and have a separate value it is worthless.