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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In name only.

Usage examples (35)
  • nominally he is the boss
  • Adverb : He was nominally the leader, but others actually ran the organization
  • There is a certain nominally democratic appearance to the board but as a functional matter the Chairman runs the show.
  • Thus on the liquidation of the Duplessis inheritance Mme. Derues would be entitled nominally to some 66,500 livres, about £11,000 in English money. for more
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