praxis

noun
prax·is | \ˈprak-səs \
plural praxes\ˈprak-ˌsēz \

Definition of praxis 

1 : action, practice: such as

a : exercise or practice of an art, science, or skill

b : customary practice or conduct

2 : practical application of a theory

First Known Use of praxis

circa 1586, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for praxis

Medieval Latin, from Greek, doing, action, from prassein to do, practice — more at practical

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