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English definition of “fully”

fully

adverb [not gradable] (AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE)   /ˈfʊl·i, -li/
as much as possible: Carrie has always participated fully in the life of the school.
(Definition of fully adverb (AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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