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adverb substantially pronunciation in British English /səbˈstænʃ(ə)li/
  1. 1
    by a large amount or degree
    We have substantially increased the number of courses.
    The city has grown substantially.
  2. 2
    very strongly made or built
    a substantially built brick house
  3. 3
    in the most important or basic way
    The two women hold substantially equivalent positions in the two companies.
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