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English definition of “tactical”

tactical

adjective uk   /ˈtæk.tɪ.kəl/ us  
relating to tactics or done in order to achieve something: It was a tactical vote. describes weapons that are for use over short distances and, especially in the case of nuclear weapons, have a local effect only
tactically
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
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