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Meaning of TACTICS

Pronunciation:  'taktiks

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\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.