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pragmatismnoun [U]

social studies an ​approach to ​problems and ​situations that is ​based on ​practicalsolutions
(Definition of pragmatism from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pragmatism”
in Chinese (Simplified) 实用主义, 务实思想…
in Turkish uygulamacılık, pragmatizm…
in Russian практичность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 實用主義, 務實思想…
in Polish pragmatyzm…
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