[ prak-ti-kuh-liz-uh m ]
/ ˈpræk tɪ kəˌlɪz əm /
devotion to practical matters.
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Moot Point vs. Mute PointYou may have heard coworkers or acquaintances refer to an inconsequential or irrelevant point as a moot point, or maybe you’ve heard mute point instead. Fans of the TV show Friends may have heard a third variation: moo point (because, according to Joey, a cow’s opinion doesn’t matter). But which expression is correct, and what exactly does it mean? The correct phrase is moot point. …
Related formsprac·ti·cal·ist, noun
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We must have the church and state in order that we may have their souls, idealism and practicalism.Communism and Christianism|William Montgomery Brown