Of or pert. to military or naval tactics; hence, pert. to, or characterized by, planning or maneuvering.
- Of, relating to, or using tactics.
- Of, relating to, used in, or involving military or naval operations that are smaller, closer to base, and of less long-term significance than strategic operations.
- Carried out in support of military or naval operations: tactical bombing.
- Characterized by adroitness, ingenuity, or skill.