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  • adj. Operating or functioning; in force; in play.
  • adv. For all practical purposes; in practice; virtually; essentially; basically.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. in fact; in substance. See 8, above.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in actuality or reality or fact
  • adj. exerting force or influence


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