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logistics

view main entry for logisticsnoun  /ləˈdʒɪstɪks/

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logistic

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logistical

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logistically

  /ləˈdʒɪstɪk(ə)li/  adverb
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logistical adjectiveWe faced very difficult logistical problems.Words used to describe plans and preparations: strategic, tactical, workable, impracticable, foolproof, well-thought-out, scheduled, aggressive, on the table, in handlogistically British English pronunciation: logisticallyClick to listen to the pronunciation of logistics /ləˈdʒɪstɪk(ə)li/  adverbWords used to describe plans and preparations: strategic, tactical, workable, impracticable, foolproof, well-thought-out, scheduled, aggressive, on the table, in hand

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