logical thinking

thinking that is coherent and logical
Syn: ↑reasoning, ↑abstract thought
Derivationally related forms: ↑reason (for: ↑reasoning)
Hypernyms: ↑thinking, ↑thought, ↑thought process, ↑cerebration, ↑intellection, ↑mentation

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