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Meaning of “in all but name” in the English Dictionary

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in all but name

existing as a ​fact but not ​officiallydescribed that way: She is vice-president in all but name.
(Definition of in all but name from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in all but name”
in Chinese (Simplified) 实际存在但未获正式认可, 只缺正式名分…
in Chinese (Traditional) 實際存在但未獲正式認可, 只缺正式名分…
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