Meaning of STRATEGY in English


n. (pl. -ies) 1 the art of war. 2 a the management of an army or armies in a campaign. b the art of moving troops, ships, aircraft, etc. into favourable positions (cf. TACTICS). c an instance of this or a plan formed according to it. 3 a plan of action or policy in business or politics etc. (economic strategy). strategist n.

[ F stratégie f. Gk strategia generalship f. strategos: see STRATAGEM ]

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