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impracticaladjective

uk   us   /ɪmˈpræk.tɪ.kəl/
Impractical people are not naturally good at doing useful jobs such as making or repairing things. Impractical arrangements, ideas, or methods cannot be done or used easily or effectively: It's impractical to have so many people all trying to use this equipment at the same time. Impractical clothes, devices, etc. cause problems when used in normal situations: I love high heels but they're rather impractical.
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