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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vir·tu·al·ly /ˈvɝʧəwəli, ʧəli; ˈvɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vir·tu·al·ly adv. In a virtual manner; in efficacy or effect only, and not actually; to all intents and purposes; practically.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: (intensifier before a figurative expression) without
             exaggeration; "our eyes were literally pinned to TV
             during the Gulf war" [syn: literally]
      2: in essence or effect but not in fact; "the strike virtually
         paralyzed the city"; "I'm virtually broke"
      3: (of actions or states) slightly short of or not quite
         accomplished; `near' is sometimes used informally for
         `nearly' and `most' is sometimes used informally for
         `almost'; "the job is (just) about done"; "the baby was
         almost asleep when the alarm sounded"; "we're almost
         finished"; "the car all but ran her down"; "he nearly
         fainted"; "talked for nigh onto 2 hours"; "the recording
         is well-nigh perfect"; "virtually all the parties signed
         the contract"; "I was near exhausted by the run"; "most
         everyone agrees" [syn: about, just about, almost, most,
          all but, nearly, near, nigh, well-nigh]