a. important or essential in relation to a plan of action; essential to the effective conduct of war; highly important to an intended objective
The document laid out a long-term strategic plan to dismantle Social Security.
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A fifth group, displaying the profundity of their strategic perceptions, discussed the direction the troops would now have to take.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Van Helsing was searching about that he was trying to seek some strategic point, where we would be less exposed in case of attack.
The same railroads which had made the town the crossroads of commerce in time of peace were now of vital strategic importance in time of war.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context