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fact

 
 
pronunciation:
faekt
phrases:
in fact
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part of speech: noun
definition: something said or known to be true.
It is a fact that water covers most of the earth's surface.
similar words:
certainty
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phrase: in fact
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Fact is from a Latin word that means "event" or "deed."
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