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fact

noun /fӕkt/
something known or believed to be true
fait
It is a fact that smoking is a danger to health.
reality
réel
Sometimes it’s difficult to distinguish fact from fiction in his films.
the facts of life information about sex and how babies are born (in sex education).
les choses de la vie
factual /ˈfӕktʃuəl/ adjective of or containing facts
basé sur des/les faits
a factual account.
factually adverb
en s’en tenant aux faits
as a matter of fact ( in fact, in point of fact) actually or really
en fait
She doesn’t like him much – in fact I think she hates him!
(Definition of fact from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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