HyperDic: logician

English > 1 sense of the word logician:
NOUNperson logician, logisticiana person skilled at symbolic logic
logician > pronunciation
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > logician: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA person skilled at symbolic logic.
InstancesJevons, William Stanley JevonsEnglish economist and logician who contributed to the development of the theory of marginal utility (1835-1882)
Peirce, Charles Peirce, Charles Sanders PeirceUnited States philosopher and logician
Quine, W. V. Quine, Willard Van Orman QuineUnited States philosopher and logician who championed an empirical view of knowledge that depended on language (1908-2001)
Russell, Bertrand Russell, Bertrand Arthur William Russell, Earl RussellEnglish philosopher and mathematician who collaborated with Whitehead (1872-1970)
Venn, John VennEnglish logician who introduced Venn diagrams (1834-1923)
NarrowerdialecticianA logician skilled in dialectic
syllogist, syllogizer, syllogiserlogician skilled in syllogistic reasoning
symbolic logicianA person skilled at symbolic logic
BroaderexpertA person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
Nounslogicthe branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
logica system of reasoning

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