strategy-n; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: plan

Commentary: an elaborate and systematic plan of action

I've developed a strategy for stealing cookies from the jar.
Fido has put together a strategy for attacking the mailman.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 1

Sense Number 2: ability to plan

Commentary: the ability to form plans and use tactics effectively

The cadets learned strategy at West Point.
I used cunning and strategy to defeat my opponent at chess.

WordNet 2.0 Sense Numbers: 2