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Definitions of logistics:

  1.   That branch of the military art which embraces the details of moving and supplying armies. The meaning of the word is by some writers extended to include strategy.
  2.   The planning and managing of programs, services, and resources.
  3.   A system of arithmetic, in which numbers are expressed in a scale of 60; logistic arithmetic.
  4.   A system of arithmetic in which numbers are expressed in a scale of sixty.
  5.   Logistic logarithms.
  6.   handling an operation that involves providing labor and materials be supplied as needed

Quotes for logistics:

  1. Cops and robbers resemble each other, so there's not a lot to learn in terms of learning the logistics of committing the crime or investigating the crime. – Andre Braugher
  2. TV journalism is a much more collaborative, horizontal business than print reporting. It has to be, because of the logistics Anchors are wholly dependent on producers to do all the hustling. – Tina Brown
  3. I do not question the power of our weapons and the efficiency of our logistics I cannot say these things delight me as the y seem to delight some of our officials, but they are certainly impressive. – J. William Fulbright
  4. Logistics is the ball and chain of armored warfare. – Heinz Guderian
  5. There is a lot of work just in terms of traveling and logistics and people and gear and all that kind of stuff. But I never really have problems playing music. That never seems like work. – James Iha
  6. I've never presented. The logistics of that is a challenge. – Michael Ritchie

Usage examples for logistics:

  1. In logistics even as commander of the Army of the Potomac, he deserves high praise. ” – The Campaign of Chancellorsville by Theodore A. Dodge
  2. What naval experts call the " logistics of the situation immediately ruled this idea out of consideration. ” – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  3. Freedom of action is restricted beyond those limits to which logistics support can be extended. ” – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College
  4. Logistics simply doesn't allow a greater number, not on such short notice. ” – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  5. He has studied with great care the science of strategy, and seems thoroly conversant with the campaigns of all the great captains, so far as covers their main strategic features, and also seems familiar with the duties of the staff; but in tactics, great and small logistics and discipline he is greatly deficient. ” – The Struggle for Missouri by John McElroy
  6. “ Alan tried to picture the logistics but he couldn't, not really. ” – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  7. Both military and economic objectives demand a single national military policy, proper coordination of our armed services, and effective consolidation of certain logistics activities. ” – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  8. And once he found something, she would have to pack, and with all the logistics involved in moving, especially to another country, that too would take awhile. ” – Undo-a-Novel-By-Joe-Hutsko by Hutsko, Joe
  9. Natalie gave him a bony hug, and Mimi gave him a limp handshake, and then he was out in the sunshine, head full of designs and logistics and plans. ” – Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town by Cory Doctorow
  10. Ken dragged her from the lunch with a phony excuse, and minutes later we were checked out, solving at least one logistics problem. ” – The Samurai Strategy by Thomas Hoover
  11. Paragraph 4 is the logistics paragraph. ” – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College
  12. Kenny Ballalou was continually coming and going in a mad attempt to handle the logistics of supplying several thousand men in a desert area all but devoid of either water or graze, not to speak of food, petroleum products and ammunition. ” – Border, Breed Nor Birth by Dallas McCord Reynolds
  13. “ A logistics estimate by the procedure distinctive of the first step will include in Section I- A a summary of the pertinent features of the existing strategical and tactical situation, and of contemplated strategical and tactical operations. ” – Sound Military Decision by U.s. Naval War College

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