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Meaning of TACTICS

Pronunciation:  'taktiks

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the branch of military science dealing with detailed maneuvers to achieve objectives set by strategy
 

TACTICS is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: military science

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tac"tics\, n. [Gr. ?, pl., and ? (sc. ?, sing., fr. ?
fit for ordering or arranging, fr. ?, ?, to put in order, to
arrange: cf. F. tactique.]
1. The science and art of disposing military and naval forces
   in order for battle, and performing military and naval
   evolutions. It is divided into grand tactics, or the
   tactics of battles, and elementary tactics, or the tactics
   of instruction.

2. Hence, any system or method of procedure.

 

 

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