Examples from the Web for tactical
“So, about good for one tactical burst,” the first Air Force official said.New U.S. Stealth Jet Can’t Fire Its Gun Until 2019|Dave Majumdar|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The “tactical” side of artillery—its use on a battlefield—was something Jackson was not called upon to explain.
They thought in their minds the drones had a tactical advantage, so they allowed them to continue for quite some time.Obama’s Deadly Informants: The Drone Spotters of Pakistan|Umar Farooq, Syed Fakhar Kakakhel|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The Russian Air Force also flew additional sorties over the Baltic Sea with tactical strike fighters on Oct. 29.Are Russian Bombers Flying Nuclear Drills Near Europe—Or Just Testing NATO’s Defenses?|Dave Majumdar|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nobody really has the control in the tactical environment.Air Force Pilots Say They're Flying Blind Against ISIS|Dave Majumdar|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The tactical lessons conned in his tent would vanish in a sort of stage-fright when he tried to practise them in public.Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V1|Jacob Dolson Cox
Much wisdom is demanded of an Irish leader in deciding the tactical questions arising from the vicissitudes of British parties.Ireland and the Home Rule Movement|Michael F. J. McDonnell
I have no wish to disparage the strategical and tactical ability which were displayed in the conduct of the campaign.Political and Literary essays, 1908-1913|Evelyn Baring
What Strachan desired was a cruiser fit to take a tactical part in a fleet action.Some Principles of Maritime Strategy|Julian Stafford Corbett
He smiled grimly; that was an accurate description of his own tactical procedure at the moment.Dearest|Henry Beam Piper
British Dictionary definitions for tactical
Word Origin and History for tactical
1560s, from Modern Latin tactica (see tactics); in reference to nuclear weapons (opposed to strategic) it is recorded from 1957. Related: Tactically.