In the manner of 1 transacting business carefully by correct techniques useful and efficient
- not distracted by everything not related on objective
- exhibiting methodical and systematic faculties that might be useful in business
- in the way of 1 transacting business wisely and by right practices.
(a.) In how of 1 transacting business sensibly and also by correct practices.
He tells his fable and draws the moral with businesslike directness and simplicity; his language is terse and clear, but thoroughly prosaic, though it occasionally attains a dignity bordering on eloquence.