• WordNet 3.6
    • n strategics the science or art of strategy
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Strategics Strategy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n strategics Same as strategy.
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  • Robert J. Mckain
    Robert J. Mckain
    “Strategic planning will help you fully uncover your available options, set priorities for them, and define the methods to achieve them.”


In literature:

Their strategical movements are worthy of the First Nap.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 102, June 4, 1892" by Various
This back door was a point of strategic importance.
"A Student in Arms" by Donald Hankey
This is a true strategical stage, and it culminates in what is known as strategic deployment.
"Some Principles of Maritime Strategy" by Julian Stafford Corbett
This wild talk has not even the merit of a strategical foundation.
"The Framework of Home Rule" by Erskine Childers
Ralph saw his first strategic point, which was to capture Bud Means.
"The Hoosier Schoolmaster" by Edward Eggleston
The net result hitherto seems to be that the Boers have had the strategical and the British the tactical advantage.
"Lessons of the War" by Spenser Wilkinson
It achieved a strategic victory of the soul which no amount of military assistance could have accomplished.
"Out To Win" by Coningsby Dawson
Yet the American Negroes stand today as the greatest strategic group in the world.
"Darkwater" by W. E. B. Du Bois
In the first place, the movements of the French in the past were, as we have said, strategic.
"Against Home Rule (1912)" by Various
And the hero then subjugated strategically the Sakas and the barbarians living in that part of the country.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
The most important strategical point in the whole of Galicia is now in Russian hands.
"New York Times Current History; The European War, Vol 2, No. 2, May, 1915" by Various
Perhaps, he thought, this was, after all, a strategic spot which they had unconsciously stumbled into; a secret path to the frontier, maybe.
"Tom Slade with the Boys Over There" by Percy K. Fitzhugh
At strategic places around the cavern, Nationalist guards kept their guns trained and ready to fire.
"The Revolt on Venus" by Carey Rockwell
It was a strategic victory for the defenders, but it had been purchased at a terrible cost.
"The Triumph of John Kars" by Ridgwell Cullum
Amiens has no strategic value.
"The Boy Scouts on the Trail" by George Durston
Gerbeviller is located near the junction of the valleys of Meurthe and Moselle, and occupied a strategic situation at the beginning of the war.
"A Journey Through France in War Time" by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
Strategically, his operations had been characterized by unusual brilliancy.
"The Eagle of the Empire" by Cyrus Townsend Brady
Consideration of the map will show that Kodish was of great strategic Importance.
"The History of the American Expedition Fighting the Bolsheviki" by Joel R. Moore
Like all popular heroes of the war, Grant had become noted, rather through hard-hitting than strategic combination.
"Four Years in Rebel Capitals" by T. C. DeLeon
But Quatre Bras has advantages greater than this plain and elementary strategical advantage.
"Waterloo" by Hilaire Belloc

In news:

Ms Fleischhacker will head structuring and marketing for CLOs and lead new product and strategic development.
The fourth of five scheduled meetings of the Windmill Island Gardens Strategic Planning Committee is this morning at Holland City Hall.
In 2007, as part of the third round of strategic planning for its digital transformation, The Associated Press decided to do something a little different.
New strategic direction focuses on three areas.
Almost 30 years have passed since President Reagan delivered his March 1983 speech announcing the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI).
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A branch of economics called game theory involves strategic decision-making.
Russian President Vladimir Putin in the cockpit of a supersonic strategic bomber, 2005.
Russia's fleet of rusty strategic bombers has seen better days.
Government agency to utilize AS&E's proprietary technology at strategic facility.
Julia Johnson, brand and marketing director of BDO, said: We are very excited by Gyro 's strategic recommendations and strong creative ideas.
Vietnam is ready for a strategic partnership, but doesn't want to upset China.
Hemisphere 's original group of strategic investors include Toho-Towa Company and Kadokawa Shoten of Japan and Lotte Cinema of Korea.
President Obama left India with reassurances of his strong support for a 'strategic partnership' – as well as strong words about his commitment to free trade.
The greatest failures of the strategic arms treaty now moving toward a vote in the Senate are of imagination and nerve.

In science:

The intuitive reason is that in higher dimensions phenotypic identity also implies strategic identity.
Evolutionary game dynamics in phenotype space
We find that the abundance of cooperators in the mutation-selection equilibrium is an increasing function of the phenotypic mutation rate and a decreasing function of the strategic mutation rate.
Evolutionary game dynamics in phenotype space
Also in a cultural model, it can be the case that the phenotypic mutation rates are higher than the strategic mutation rates: for example, people might find it easier to modify their superficial appearance than their fundamental behaviors.
Evolutionary game dynamics in phenotype space
Knight, Physics for Scientists and Engineers with Modern Physics, A Strategic Approach (Pearson Addison–Wesley, 2004); H.D.
Transversality of Electromagnetic Waves in the Calculus-Based Introductory Physics Course
Finally, though the main function of the EUCA inventory is to understand the population of business critical applications, it is also provides a unique view on the weaknesses in central IT systems. We therefore shared information from the inventory with those responsible for strategic IT reviews.
Controlling End User Computing Applications - a case study
So, a manipulable test has essentially no capacity to reject a strategic expert.
A nonmanipulable test
Many tests that control for type I error have essentially no capacity to reject theories produced strategically.
A nonmanipulable test
The results of Sandroni (2003), Vovk and Shafer (2005), Olszewski and Sandroni (2008) and Shmaya (2008) show that, like calibration, many observable properties of the data-generating process can be obtained by a strategic forecaster, no matter how the data evolves in the future.
A nonmanipulable test
However, these strategically produced forecasts may remain bounded away from the predictions of the data-generating process, and these forecasts need not have all observable properties of the datagenerating process simultaneously (only the properties used to define some specific manipulable test).
A nonmanipulable test
Nonmanipulability is in our opinion a desirable property (at least as far as Bob knows in advance the test that will be used), because it ensures the feasibility of the rejection of a strategic, but otherwise completely uninformed, expert.
A nonmanipulable test
Consider the question of whether a strategic, but uninformed, expert can pass a random prequential test (which does not reject the data-generating process).
A nonmanipulable test
The results showing that prequential tests (and even randomizations over prequential tests, Proposition 3 withstanding) are manipulable, combined with the fact that some nonprequential tests are nonmanipulable, poses a difficulty for the prequential principle (as far as testing potentially strategic experts goes).
A nonmanipulable test
The secondary actions take place as if a multi-threaded system proceeds through one of its strategic interleavings.
Informal Control code logic
Simons. A note on identifying strategic risk.
Informal Control code logic
Rosenbaum S, Rohn JA, Humburg J. A toolkit for strategic usability: results from workshops, panels, and surveys. In: Little R, Nigay L, editors.
Usability testing: a review of some methodological and technical aspects of the method