Pronunciation: (prak'sis), [key]
—pl. prax•is•es, prax•esPronunciation: (prak'sēz). [key]
1. practice, as distinguished from theory; application or use, as of knowledge or skills.
2. convention, habit, or custom.
3. a set of examples for practice.
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