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having verifiable existence

in agreement or correspondence with fact

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the basic unit of money in Brazil

an old small silver Spanish coin

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being or occurring in fact or actuality

no less than what is stated

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not to be taken lightly

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capable of being treated as fact

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being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something

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of, relating to, or representing an amount that is corrected for inflation

having substance or capable of being treated as fact

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(of property) fixed or immovable

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coinciding with reality

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used as intensifiers

References in classic literature ?
He says that inasmuch as we maintain that we alone are real we should, to be consistent, admit that we alone are proper food for Komal.
The weather is seldom talked of with so much real sensitiveness to it as in this:
Still, through all, what we feel is that we have to do with one who criticises in this fearlessly equitable manner only because he is convinced that his subject is of a real literary importance.
He worshipped a real and indubitable god, not fashioned in his own four-legged, hair-covered image, but in the flesh-and-blood image, two-legged, hairless, upstanding, of Steward.
Debby says he is a real kind man, and always bring heaps of nice things when he comes.
Well, I wouldn't borrow trouble, but have a real good time.
The human eye is an imperfect instrument; its range is but a few octaves of the real 'chromatic scale.
He's had some real bad spells with his heart this spring and he won't spare himself a mite.
Well, Anne, you've done real well at Queen's I must say.
One little friend, who read this story before it was printed, said to me: "Billina is REAL OZZY, Mr.
Well, now, I'm real glad you asked me to stay to supper.
First and always in considering any piece of literature a student should ask himself the question already implied: Does it present a true portrayal of life--of the permanent elements in all life and in human nature, of the life or thought of its own particular period, and (in most sorts of books) of the persons, real or imaginary, with whom it deals?
He is full of quickness and penetration, piercing easily below the clumsy platitudes of Thrasymachus to the real difficulty; he turns out to the light the seamy side of human life, and yet does not lose faith in the just and true.
There was once a Prince who wished to marry a Princess; but then she must be a real Princess.
Next day he received from Alexey Alexandrovitch a final answer, refusing to grant Anna's divorce, and he understood that this decision was based on what the Frenchman had said in his real or pretended trance.