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pragmatic

adjective
variants: also pragmatical

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The first known use of pragmatic was circa 1612

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“Pragmatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pragmatic. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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