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Meaning of STRATEGIC

Pronunciation:  stru'teejik

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  highly important to or an integral part of a strategy or plan of action especially in war; "a strategic chess move"; "strategic withdrawal"; "strategic bombing missions"
  2. [adj]  relating to or concerned with strategy; "strategic weapon"; "the islands are of strategic importance"; "strategic considerations"

STRATEGIC is a 9 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: important, of import, strategical



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Stra*te"gic\, Strategical \Stra*te"gic*al\, a. [Gr. ?
of or for a general: cf. F. strat['e]gique.]
Of or pertaining to strategy; effected by artifice. --
{Stra*te"gic*al*ly}, adv.

{Strategic line} (Mil.), a line joining strategic points.

{Strategic point} (Mil.), any point or region in the theater
   or warlike operations which affords to its possessor an
   advantage over his opponent, as a mountain pass, a
   junction of rivers or roads, a fortress, etc.