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Here y'are, practic'ly on the equator in the middle of the summer, and it's colder than hell.The Man Who Hated Mars
Gordon Randall Garrett
Whether the Transfusion may be practic'd upon pregnant Bitches, at least at certain times of their gravidation?
The actNotes and practic part of life is thus made the mistress of our theorique.Hazlitt on English Literature
late 14c., "a way of doing something, method; practice, custom, usage;" also "an applied science;" from Old French practique "practice, usage" (13c.) and directly from Medieval Latin practica "practice, practical knowledge," ultimately from Greek praktike "practical" (as opposed to "theoretical;" see practical). From early 15c. as "practical aspect or application of something; practice as opposed to theory;" also, "knowledge of the practical aspect of something, practical experience."