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factual (adj.)

1834, formed from fact on model of actual. Related: Factually.

updated on March 29, 2015

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Definitions of factual from WordNet

factual (adj.)
existing in act or fact;
Synonyms: actual
factual (adj.)
of or relating to or characterized by facts;
factual considerations
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