BOOLEAN ALGEBRA

n. a logical operation which assists domains in translating symbolic statements into algebraic equations. These are consistent with mathematical rules that yield logical conclusions. Devised by British mathematician and logician George Boole (1815-1864).

BOOLEAN ALGEBRA: "A practical application of Boolean algebra would be using the booleans AND and OR between search terms in order to widen your search or go into a more directed one. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BOOLEAN ALGEBRA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/boolean-algebra/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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