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Formal Logic

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Noun

1. 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

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Formal Logic

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noun
1. Also called: symbolic logic
the study of systems of deductive argument in which symbols are used to represent precisely defined categories of expressions
Compare philosophical logic
2. 
a specific formal system that can be interpreted as representing a fragment of natural argument

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Formal Logic

see synonyms of formal logic
the branch of logic that examines patterns of reasoning to determine which ones necessarily result in valid, or formally correct, conclusions

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Formal Logic

see synonyms of formal logic
n.
The study of the properties of deductive reasoning over propositions by abstraction and analysis of the form, rather than the content, of the propositions.

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