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adjective tactical pronunciation in American English /ˈtæktɪk(ə)l/

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  1. 1
    a tactical action is one that you do as part of a plan for achieving what you want
    Getting the trial postponed was a tactical victory.
    a tactical error/mistake (=a bad decision or plan)
  2. 2
    involving military tactics
    a tactical analysis
    tactical disadvantages

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