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The quality of being real and something that is real

the real world

noun

ordinary life with all its practical problems, rather than theories or policies that do not seem relevant to it

real life

noun

the world as it really is, rather than as it is in your imagination or in stories

reality

noun

the real character or nature of things, not what you imagine or think is possible

actuality

noun

a fact or something that is real

substance

noun

the quality of being important, real, or useful, or something that shows this quality

verisimilitude

noun

the appearance of being real

the genuine article

an example of something that is real and not false

the real thing

an original and true thing, not something that has been made to appear similar

the real McCoy

something that is real and not a copy

actuality

noun

what really exists

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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