Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Pragmatic (Page: 1124)

Prag*mat"ic, n.

1. One skilled in affairs.

My attorney and solicitor too; a fine pragmatic. B. Jonson.

2. A solemn public ordinance or decree.

A royal pragmatic was accordingly passed. Prescott.