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"virtual" in British English

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

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virtualadjective [not gradable]

us   /ˈvɜr·tʃu·əl/
almost, but not exactly or in every way: She was a virtual unknown before this movie. Snow brought Minneapolis to a virtual standstill yesterday.
virtually
adverb [not gradable] us   /ˈvɜr·tʃə·wə·li/
Unemployment in this part of the country is virtually nonexistent.
(Definition of virtual from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"virtual" in Business English

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virtualadjective

uk   /ˈvɜːtʃuəl/ us  
[before noun] almost complete: Falling orders led to the virtual ruin of her company. It is important to ensure that mergers of these companies do not result in a virtual monopoly in the industry.
INTERNET, IT used to describe something that can be done or seen using computers or the internet instead of going to a place, meeting people in person, etc.: The country's first virtual business school is up and running. Click here to take a virtual tour of homes we have for sale.
(Definition of virtual from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“virtual” in British English

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