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Meaning of “virtual reality” in the English Dictionary

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

"virtual reality" in American English

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virtual realitynoun [U]

 us   /ˈvɜr·tʃu·əl riˈæl·ɪ·ti/
a set of ​images and ​soundsproduced by a ​computer that ​seem to ​represent a ​realplace or ​situation
(Definition of virtual reality from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"virtual reality" in Business English

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virtual realitynoun [C or U]

uk   us   IT
a set of ​images and sounds ​produced by a ​computer, which ​create a ​place or a ​situation that a ​person can take ​part in: Using their ​expertise and ​virtual reality ​technologyarchitects recreated the Theater of Pompey in Rome. a virtual reality ​machine/​system/​program a virtual reality ​game/​community
(Definition of virtual reality from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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