practical definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, governed by, or acquired through rehearse or action, in place of principle, speculation, or beliefs: gained practical experience of sailing as a deck hand.
    • Manifested in or concerning practice: practical programs of calculus.
    • Actually engaged in a specified occupation or a certain form of work; practicing.
    • with the capacity of or ideal to being used or placed into impact; useful: useful familiarity with Japanese. See Usage Note at practicable.
    • Concerned with the production or procedure of something helpful: Woodworking is a practical art.
    • Level-headed, efficient, and unspeculative.
    • Being in fact so in virtually every respect; virtual: a practical disaster.
    • Based on rehearse or action instead of concept or hypothesis
    • becoming likely to be efficient and applicable to a proper scenario; able to be put to use
    • Of an individual, having skills or knowledge that are practical
    • Of or pertaining to exercise or activity.
    • Capable of being considered utilize or account; helpful, in distinction from ideal or theoretical.
    • Evincing practice or ability; capable of applying knowledge to some of good use end
    • produced from practice.
    • having or placed to a practical purpose or make use of
    • led by working experience and observance rather than theory
    • worried about actual use or rehearse
    • becoming actually such in virtually every respect
  • noun:
    • that element of an exam or group of examinations in which the prospect needs to demonstrate their particular practical ability
  • others:
    • Relating or with respect to activity, practice, or usage: opposed to theoretical, speculative, or perfect.
    • Educated by rehearse or experience: since, a practical gardener.
    • Derived from knowledge: as, useful skill; useful understanding.
    • Used, or such as may advantageously be applied, in practice; capable of used or turned to account; adding to your product benefit; possessing energy.
    • Exemplified in practice.
    • Spent used; dedicated to action or material pursuits.
    • In effect and outcome; to any or all intents and purposes; equal to (one thing) in effect or impact; digital: as, a victory might a practical beat.

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