given or devoted to reading or study.
more acquainted with books than with real life.
of or relating to books; literary.
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fond of reading; studious
consisting of or forming opinions or attitudes through reading rather than direct personal experience; academic: a bookish view of life
of or relating to books: a bookish career in publishing
Logic. a deductive logical system, usually applied to classes, in which, under the operations of intersection and symmetric difference, classes are treated as algebraic quantities. Mathematics. a ring with a multiplicative identity in which every element is an idempotent. noun a system of symbolic logic devised by George Boole to codify logical operations. It is […]
pertaining to or being a deductive logical system, as Boolean algebra, used to represent symbolically the relationships between sets, classes, and other entities. Computers. of or relating to a data type having two possible values representing “true” or “false.”. Computers. a Boolean data type. Historical Examples The Romantic Analogue W.W. Skupeldyckle The Civilization of Illiteracy […]
any operation in which each of the operands and the result take one of two values.
a nonempty collection of sets having the properties that the union of two sets of the collection is a set in the collection and that the relative complement of each set with respect to any other set is in the collection.