Definition of


  1. (adj, pert) of or pertaining to tactic or tactics

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Alternate forms of Tactical

Derivations: tactic, tactics

Origin of the word Tactical

  1. 1560s, from Mod.L. tactica (see tactics); in reference to nuclear weapons (opposed to strategic) it is recorded from 1957. Related: Tactically. more

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Words that sound like Tactical

tactically, taste cell, tchotchkeleh, testicle, theistical

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