Factual vs. Logical

Factual vs. Logical — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Factual and Logical

Factualadjective

Of, characterised by or consisting of facts.

Logicaladjective

(not comparable) In agreement with the principles of logic.

Factualadjective

of the nature of fact; having actual existence;

rocks and trees...the actual worldactual heroismthe actual things that produced the emotion you experienced

Logicaladjective

Reasonable.

Factualadjective

of or relating to or characterized by facts;

factual considerations

Logicaladjective

(not comparable) Of or pertaining to logic.

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Factualadjective

existing in fact whether with lawful authority or not;

de facto segregation is as real as segration imposed by lawa de facto state of war

Logicaladjective

(computing) Non-physical or conceptual yet underpinned by something physical or actual.

Logical memory appears contiguous to an application program, but may well be stored on several physical devices, including in RAM and on hard-disks, as determined by the operating system.

Factualadjective

based on fact;

factual accuracya factual account

Logicaladjective

capable of or reflecting the capability for correct and valid reasoning;

a logical mind

Factualadjective

characterized by fact;

the factual aspects of the case

Logicaladjective

in accordance with reason or logic;

a logical conclusion
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Logicaladjective

marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts;

a logical argumentthe orderly presentation

Logicaladjective

based on known statements or events or conditions;

rain was a logical expectation, given the time of year

Logicaladjective

capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner;

a lucid thinkershe was more coherent than she had been just after the accident