# Boolean logic

Boolean logic
A system of symbolic logic that is the basis of Boolean algebra

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• Boolean logic — is a complete system for logical operations. It was named after George Boole, who first defined an algebraic system of logic in the mid 19th century. Boolean logic has many applications in electronics, computer hardware and software, and is the… …   Wikipedia

• Boolean logic — Boolean logika statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. Boolean logic vok. Boolesche Logik, f rus. булева логика, f pranc. logique de Boole, f ryšiai: sinonimas – Bulio logika …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

• Boolean logic — noun a system of symbolic logic devised by George Boole; used in computers • Syn: ↑Boolean algebra • Hypernyms: ↑symbolic logic, ↑mathematical logic, ↑formal logic …   Useful english dictionary

• Boolean algebra (introduction) — Boolean algebra, developed in 1854 by George Boole in his book An Investigation of the Laws of Thought , is a variant of ordinary algebra as taught in high school. Boolean algebra differs from ordinary algebra in three ways: in the values that… …   Wikipedia

• Boolean algebras canonically defined — Boolean algebras have been formally defined variously as a kind of lattice and as a kind of ring. This article presents them more neutrally but equally formally as simply the models of the equational theory of two values, and observes the… …   Wikipedia

• Boolean — Boo‧le‧an [ˈbuːliən] adjective [only before a noun] COMPUTING relating to a type of logic in which something can be either true or false, but not both: • online systems which make use of Boolean logic • a Boolean search (= a search for… …   Financial and business terms

• Boolean — (after George Boole), as a noun or an adjective, may refer to: * Boolean algebra (logic), a logical calculus of truth values or set membership * Boolean algebra (structure), a set with operations resembling logical ones * Boolean datatype, a… …   Wikipedia

• Logic in computer science — describes topics where logic is applied to computer science and artificial intelligence. These include:*Investigations into logic that are guided by applications in computer science. For example: Combinatory logic and Abstract interpretation;… …   Wikipedia

• Boolean logika — statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. Boolean logic vok. Boolesche Logik, f rus. булева логика, f pranc. logique de Boole, f ryšiai: sinonimas – Bulio logika …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

• Boolean algebra — This article discusses the subject referred to as Boolean algebra. For the mathematical objects, see Boolean algebra (structure). Boolean algebra, as developed in 1854 by George Boole in his book An Investigation of the Laws of Thought,[1] is a… …   Wikipedia

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