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English definition of “tangible”


real, existing; able to be shown or experienced: tangible evidence/proof/signs We can now see tangible evidence of economic renewal and growth.a tangible achievement/benefit/effect Rewards can include financial payments, promotions, and other tangible benefits.tangible improvement/progress/results They hope the meeting will achieve tangible results.
ECONOMICS able to be touched or felt: A key difference between tangible cash and almost any other form of money lies in traceability.tangible goods/products The company buys and sells services as well as tangible goods.
tangibly /ˈtændʒəbli/ adverb → Compare intangible
(Definition of tangible adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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