from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Hardheaded.
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- adj. guided by practical experience and observation rather than by theory
- adj. hardheaded
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. facing reality squarely; guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory; tough and pragmatic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In hunting, having little or no sense of smell: said of dogs.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. guided by practical experience and observation rather than theory
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