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virtual

/vir·tu·al/ (vir´choo-al)
1. having the essence or effect, although not the actual fact or form.
2. created by, carried on, or performed by means of computers.

virtual

(vĭr′choo-ăl) [L. virtualis, (being) in essence or effect]
1. Having actual authority or real power without official acknowledgement or title.
2. In computer technology, made, conducted, or simulated by software on a computer, computer network, or online.
virtuality (vĭr″choo-al′ĭt-ē) virtually (-ă-lē)
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In addition to teachers unions, the Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA) has opposed virtual schools.
Castronova frets that game players typically forfeit "virtually every meaningful civic right" when they check the box that says "I Agree" to a long set of rules (that no one reads) before they set foot in a virtual world.
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The Palace [2], one of the graphic-based virtual reality tools, is a Web-based chat, client-server program.
As part of your confidentiality agreement, specific products and systems are designated as your company's responsibility to refine and finalize by providing computer-based engineering analyses to ensure performance requirements are achieved and supplying virtual prototypes.
Clearly, virtual reality machines offer many possibilities for CEOs.
Because virtual reality users remain stationary, they use a joy stick or track ball to move through the virtual environment.
Once a sale is completed and verified, First Virtual charges the buyer's account and credits the seller's account.