praticar

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Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin prāctica (practical affairs; business), from Ancient Greek πρᾱκτική (prāktikḗ, practice, experience), from πρακτικός (praktikós, practical), from πράσσω (prássō, I do)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Paulista) IPA(key): /ˌpɾa.t͡ʃi.ˈka(ɹ)/
  • (South Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌpɾa.t͡ʃi.ˈka(ɻ)/
  • Hyphenation: pra‧ti‧car

Verb[edit]

praticar (first-person singular present indicative pratico, past participle praticado)

  1. to practice (repeat an activity as a way of improving one’s skill)
  2. to practice (perform or observe in a habitual fashion)
    As pessoas deveriam praticar desporto.People should practice sport.
    Synonyms: exercitar, treinar

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