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How to use practically in a sentence
They’ll also need to build a machine based on the entire setup, showing that it works not just in bits and pieces, but practically as a whole.This ‘Quantum Brain’ Would Mimic Our Own to Speed Up AI | Shelly Fan | February 9, 2021 | Singularity Hub
Disciplining members is a rare tactic, and practically unheard of for comments made before being elected.The Marjorie Taylor Greene committee removal vote, explained | Gabby Birenbaum | February 5, 2021 | Vox
Some campus leaders worry that lessons learned from the fall term are not enough to guide their decisions in a fast-moving public health emergency with new revelations emerging practically every day.U.S. response to coronavirus variants emphasizes masks and vaccines instead of lockdowns | Fenit Nirappil, Brittany Shammas | February 2, 2021 | Washington Post
She’s been showing off the new look all over social media, and practically everyone is begging for more selfies.
This process recovered practically all of the plastic from the original film, the researchers reported last November in Science Advances.Chemists are reimagining recycling to keep plastics out of landfills | Maria Temming | January 27, 2021 | Science News
In that country at that moment, the Catholics have practically disappeared.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President | Pierre Assouline | January 9, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
And, thanks to a transparent hull, exploring the deep and spotting rare marine life is practically a cinch.The Most Exciting New Hotels, Restaurants, and Submarines of 2014 | Charlie Gilbert | December 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The Industrial Revolution and Victorian practically erased the holiday in England.
One bite too many, and I could look down and practically see my thighs expanding before my eyes.
Rising up from scooping bay, the steep topography—hemmed by hills of evergreens—promises panoramas at practically every turn.
Where the outside conditions are not very favourable, practically all the British species may be grown with ease under glass.How to Know the Ferns | S. Leonard Bastin
And could it not be extended from its present limited range until it reached practically the whole adolescent community?The Salvaging Of Civilisation | H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
The wretched young man persistently exercises his right of crying "Banco," and so practically going double or quits each time.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
There I was, practically tête-à-tête with the man; the noise of the crowd drowned my cries and remonstrances.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3) | Charles James Wills
Will it be believed—practically none, not more than twenty in the whole island!Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland | Joseph Tatlow
British Dictionary definitions for practically
virtually; almost: it has rained practically every day
in actuality rather than in theory: what can we do practically to help?
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