Definition of pratique in English:


Syllabification: pra·tique
Pronunciation: /praˈtēk


  • Permission granted to a ship to have dealings with a port, given after quarantine or on showing a clean bill of health.
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    • The ships are those which have been boarded by the harbour master and given pratique.


early 17th century: from French, literally 'practice', via Italian from medieval Latin practica, feminine (used as a noun) of practicus 'practical'.

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