What does tactical mean?

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ˈtæk tɪ kəltac·ti·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tactical(adj)

    of or pertaining to tactic or tactics

    "a tactical error"

Wiktionary

  1. tactical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to tactics

  2. tactical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to military operations that are smaller or more local than strategic ones

  3. tactical(Adjective)

    adroit, skilful or ingenious

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tactical(adj)

    of or pertaining to the art of military and naval tactics

Freebase

  1. Tactical

    A process on the tactical level includes activities that are performed on a short term plan. Such a process aims at managing processes on the operational level.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactical in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tactical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of tactical in a Sentence

  1. Nitesh Shah:

    That's largely related to the inventory builds at Cushing – investors see an opportunity to take a tactical short.

  2. Hossein Dehghan:

    What makes Valfajr torpedo stand apart from other similar products in the world is the short preparation time in the supporting and firing units; a characteristic which leads to a remarkable increase in tactical capability and a quick response from surface and subsurface combat units.

  3. Charles Krauthammer:

    I think it’s true that there are tactical reasons for Ryan doing this to protect his members, the more cynical comments have been about [Ryan] looking for his own run for 2020, in the future; he is trying to appease his donors. I think that is rubbish.

  4. Former Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel:

    There is no military solution to this. We are up against an ideology, we are up against a reality, a set of dynamics we've never seen before -- sophistication of social media, the military prowess, the tactical strategic prowess that ISIS possesses, the funding.

  5. David Adesnik:

    The role of NSA surveillance -- that has been questioned as something that might infringe on our own freedom of speech, but I think this attack underlines that the real threat to freedom of speech are the terrorists, they are murdering cartoonists and journalists, usually attacks go forward and are carried out due to a lack of human intelligence or a lack of tactical analysis … and that was the failure point in pretty much every terror attack I investigated.

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