practicalness
noun see practical I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Practicalness — Prac ti*cal*ness, n. Same as {Practicality}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • practicalness — index pragmatism Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • practicalness — See practicality. * * * …   Universalium

  • practicalness — præktɪklnɪs n. quality of being practical; sensibility, pragmatism; usefulness, functionality …   English contemporary dictionary

  • practicalness — prac·ti·cal·ness …   English syllables

  • practicalness — noun ( es) : practicality 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Generalities — Generality Gen er*al i*ty, n.; pl. {Generalities}. [L. generalitas: cf. F. g[ e]n[ e]ralit[ e]. Cf. {Generalty}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The state of being general; the quality of including species or particulars. Hooker. [1913 Webster] 2. That which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Generality — Gen er*al i*ty, n.; pl. {Generalities}. [L. generalitas: cf. F. g[ e]n[ e]ralit[ e]. Cf. {Generalty}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The state of being general; the quality of including species or particulars. Hooker. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is general; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Practicality — Prac ti*cal i*ty, n. The quality or state of being practical; practicalness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • practical — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin practicus, from Greek praktikos, from prassein to pass over, fare, do; akin to Greek peran to pass through more at fare Date: 15th century 1. a. of, relating to, or manifested in practice or …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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