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"practise" in British English

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practiseverb

UK US practice uk   /ˈpræk.tɪs/ us   /ˈpræk.tɪs/
  • practise verb (TRAINING)

A1 [I or T] to do or play something regularly or repeatedly in order to become skilled at it: I'm quite good at tennis but I need to practise my serve. She practises the violin every day. [+ -ing verb] His written French is very good but he needs to practise speaking it.

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practiseverb

UK US practice uk   /ˈpræktɪs/ us  
[I or T] LAW to work in an area such as law or medicine, etc. that involves long periods of training and high levels of skill: practise as sth She practised as a solicitor for 10 years before taking a career break.practise law/medicine He had been banned from practising law.
[T] to do something regularly, often according to a custom or set of rules, or as a habit: The technique is rarely practised in the West.practised by Unemployment among the country's working classes is being blamed on the open discrimination practised by both the state-owned and private sectors.
[I or T] to repeat something often so that you improve your skill: I need to practise my presentation before the meeting.
(Definition of practise from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“practise” in Business English

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