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fact

noun /fӕkt/
something known or believed to be true
die Tatsache
It is a fact that smoking is a danger to health.
reality
die Wirklichkeit
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).
die Tatsachen des Lebens
factual /ˈfӕktʃuəl/ adjective of or containing facts
Tatsachen-…
a factual account.
factually adverb
sachlich
as a matter of fact ( in fact, in point of fact) actually or really
tatsächlich
She doesn’t like him much – in fact I think she hates him!
(Definition of fact from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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