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pragmatic
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

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Definition
concerned with practical matters — especially where quick results and/or practical experience triumph over theory
  • There was a single car in the clinic parking lot, the nurse's powder-blue Fairlane, conservative and pragmatic and newer than his own.
    p. 11.9
pragmatic = practical
  • I'm much more pragmatic now.
    p. 334.1
pragmatic = practical
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