Pronunciation: (ak'chOO-ul), [key]
1. existing in act or fact; real: an actual case of heroism; actual expenses.
2. existing now; present; current: The ship's actual position is 22 miles due east of Miami.
3. Obs.pertaining to or involving acts or action.
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