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Bool·e·an

 (bo͞o′lē-ən)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a logical combinatorial system treating variables, such as propositions and computer logic elements, through the operators AND, OR, NOT, and XOR: a browser that supports Boolean searches.
2. Of or relating to a data type or variable in a programming language that can have one of two values, true or false.

[After George Boole.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Boolean - of or relating to a combinatorial system devised by George Boole that combines propositions with the logical operators AND and OR and IF THEN and EXCEPT and NOT
Translations
BooleanboolschVariable
booleaanswaarde

Boolean

[ˈbuːlɪən]
A. ADJbooleano
B. CPD Boolean algebra Nálgebra f de Boole
Boolean logic Nlógica f booleana

Boolean

adj algebra, logicboolesch attr
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