Meaning of “theoretically” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “theoretically” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"theoretically" in Business English

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uk /θɪəˈretɪkəli/ us

used to say what is possible, although it may not actually happen:

Theoretically, employees could be liable for the whole amount.
Stock can theoretically be bought from one market maker and sold to another at an immediate profit.

in a way that relates to ideas and theories rather than practical actions:

The research will first examine the ideas theoretically.

(Definition of “theoretically” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)