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adjective (IMAGINARY)    /ˌɪn.səbˈstæn.ʃəl/ /-ˈstɑːn-/ literary
not existing as a physical person or thing: She seemed somehow insubstantial - a shadow of a woman.True, real, false, and unreal
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