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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Tactics  \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. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  the  branch  of  military  science  dealing  with  detailed 
  maneuvers  to  achieve  objectives  set  by  strategy 

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