Definition of in practice in English:
1In reality (used to refer to what actually happens as opposed to what is meant or believed to happen): in theory this method is ideal—in practice it is unrealistic
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- It remains to be seen whether in practice the discretion is exercised lawfully.
- There are four possible explanations for why performance data have so little influence in practice.
- Thus imprisonment and the exercise of conjugal rights are incompatible in practice.
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