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practical art

noun
1.
an art or craft, as woodworking or needlework, that serves a utilitarian purpose.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • The course curriculum will include a balance of applied fisheries science and the practical art of fish culture.
  • In my mind there is even the nagging question whether it is a practical art.
  • The practical art of designing or arranging the land for human use and enjoyment.

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