in practice


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in practice

(1) In the IT world, the methods that are commonly used.

(2) Using IT terminology on a day-to-day basis, which may not be technically correct. In the computer world, numerous synonyms are used for the same concept or product, and terms routinely morph into new meanings.
References in classic literature ?
In short, his wits being quite gone, he hit upon the strangest notion that ever madman in this world hit upon, and that was that he fancied it was right and requisite, as well for the support of his own honour as for the service of his country, that he should make a knight-errant of himself, roaming the world over in full armour and on horseback in quest of adventures, and putting in practice himself all that he had read of as being the usual practices of knights-errant; righting every kind of wrong, and exposing himself to peril and danger from which, in the issue, he was to reap eternal renown and fame.
Physicians and hospitals across the United States are trying hard to find adequate coverage for medical liability, and many physicians have to make the tough decision whether to remain in practice, move to a more favorable location with lower medical malpractice costs or retire early.
Are these injuries less severe because they occur in practice rather than games?