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practice

noun /ˈprӕktis/
the actual doing of something, as opposed to the theory or idea
práctica
In theory the plan should work, but in practice there are a lot of difficulties.
the usual way(s) of doing things; (a) habit or custom
costumbre
It was his usual practice to rise at 6.00 a.m.
the repeated performance or exercise of something in order to learn to do it well
entrenamiento, ejercicio
She has musical talent, but she needs a lot of practice Have a quick practice before you start.
a doctor’s or lawyer’s business
consultorio, gabinete, bufete; clientela
He has a practice in Southampton.
be in / out of practice (not) having had a lot of practice recently
estar entrenado/desentrenado; estar/no estar en forma
I haven’t played the piano for months – I’m very out of practice.
make a practice of to do (something) habitually
tener el hábito/la costumbre de
He makes a practice of arriving late at parties.
put into practice to do, as opposed to planning etc
poner en práctica
He never gets the chance to put his ideas into practice.
practice is a noun: practice (not practise) makes perfect.
(Definition of practice from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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