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logistics

lo·gis·tics

logistics

pronunciation:
lo jI stihks
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: (used with a sing. or pl. verb) the aspect of military science relating to the procurement and distribution of equipment and supplies and the maintenance and transportation of troops.
definition 2: the planning and implementing of the details of any operation.
derivation: logistician (n.)
Word Parts
The word logistics contains the following part:
-ics Greek noun-forming suffix that means science, study, or practice of; properties of; practices pertaining to
synonyms:
-logy, -ology