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English definition of “verbal”

verbal

adjective [not gradable] (SPOKEN)   /ˈvɜr·bəl/
spoken rather than written: Our apartment lease is really just a verbal agreement . verbally    /ˈvɜr·bə·li/ adverb The judge then verbally agreed to the attorneys ' request .
(Definition of verbal adjective (SPOKEN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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