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Adjective: practical  prak-ti-kul
  1. Concerned with actual use or practice
    "he is a very practical person"; "the idea had no practical application"; "a practical knowledge of Japanese"; "woodworking is a practical art"
  2. Guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory
    "completely practical in his approach to business";
    - hardheaded, hard-nosed, pragmatic
  3. Being actually such in almost every respect
    "a practical failure";
    - virtual
  4. Having or put to a practical purpose or use
    "practical mathematics"; "practical applications of calculus"
Noun: practical  prak-ti-kul
Usage: UK
  1. Assessment in which the candidate has to demonstrate their practical ability

Derived forms: practicals

See also: applicative, applicatory, applied, concrete, functional, interoperable, matter-of-fact, operable, possible, practicable, practicality, pragmatic, pragmatical, realistic, serviceable, unimaginative, working

Antonym: impractical

Encyclopedia: Practical