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English definition of “practice”

practice

noun (TRAINING)    /ˈpræk.tɪs/
A2 [C or U] the act of doing something regularly or repeatedly to improve your skill at doing it: I need to get some more practice before I take my driving test. Are you coming to choir practice this evening? She's never at home because she spends all her free time at hockey practices. You'll gradually get better at it - it's just a question of practice. I'm a bit out of practice (= I haven't had any recent experience) but I'd love to play. Do you mind if I have a few practice shots before we start the game?Repeating an action
(Definition of practice noun (TRAINING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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