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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Practickadjective

    Etymology: πϱαϰτιϰὸς; practicus, Lat. pratique, Fr.

    When he speaks,
    The air, a charter’d libertine, is still;
    And the mute wonder lurketh in men’s ears,
    To steal his sweet and honied sentences;
    So that the act and practick part of life
    Must be the mistress to this theorick. William Shakespeare.

    Whilst they contend for speculative truth, they, by mutual calumnies, forfeit the practick. Gov. of the Tongue.

    True piety without cessation tost
    By theories, the practick part is lost. John Denham.

    She used hath the practick pain
    Of this false footman, cloaked with simpleness. F. Queen.

    Thereto his subtile engines he doth bend,
    His practick wit, and his fair filed tongue,
    With thousand other sleights. Fairy Queen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Practicknoun


Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Practick

    Practic, prak′tik, adj. (Spens., Shak.) skilful, hence treacherous, deceitful.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of practick in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of practick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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