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You will become a faster typist with practice.
Waylans broke his wrist during practice and will be unable to pitch in tomorrow’s game.
You’ll have to come to all the practices if you want to play in the concert.
trends in educational theory and practice
We urge you to put the committee’s recommendations into practice.
It is good practice to check your work before handing it in.
unfair billing practices
the practice of discrimination against older people in the workplace
Bribery is common practice in many countries.
a medical/legal/dental/veterinary practice
I’ll play you again when I’m back in practice.
I tried out his skates, but I was seriously out of practice.
Drivers say we need speed limits but, in practice, they don’t respect them.
This is the American English definition of practice. View British English definition of practice.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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