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Definición de “in name only” en inglés

in name only

If a situation exists in name only, it is officially described that way, although that description is not completely accurate: A large percentage of the population is Catholic, though many are so in name only.
(Definition of in name only from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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