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practiced

[prak-tist] /ˈpræk tɪst/
adjective
1.
skilled or expert; proficient through practice or experience:
a practiced hand at politics.
2.
acquired or perfected through practice:
a practiced English accent.
Also, practised.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; practice + -ed2
Related forms
nonpracticed, adjective
well-practiced, adjective
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practiced

adj.

"expert," 1560s, past participle adjective from practice (v.).

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