of or relating to tactics, especially military or naval tactics.
characterized by skillful tactics or adroit maneuvering or procedure:
of or relating to a maneuver or plan of action designed as an expedient toward gaining a desired end or temporary advantage.
of, relating to, or employing tactics: a tactical error
(of weapons, attacks, etc) used in or supporting limited military operations: a tactical missile, tactical bombing
skilful or diplomatic: a tactical manoeuvre
noun, Military. 1. a group organized to function in combat as a self-contained unit.
- Tactical voting
noun 1. (in an election) the practice of casting one’s vote not for the party of one’s choice but for the second strongest contender in order to defeat the likeliest winner
noun, Military. 1. wire entanglements used to break up attacking enemy formations or to keep them within the field of defensive fire.
noun, Chemistry. 1. stereoregularity.