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Actual Ac"tu*al (#; 135), a. [OE. actuel, F. actuel, L. actualis, fr. agere to do, act.] 1. Involving or comprising action; active. [Obs.] Her walking and other actual performances. --Shak. Let your holy and pious intention be actual; that is . . . by a special prayer or action, . . . given to God. --Jer. Taylor. 2. Existing in act or reality; really acted or acting; in fact; real; -- opposed to potential, possible, virtual, speculative, conceivable, theoretical, or nominal; as, the actual cost of goods; the actual case under discussion. 3. In action at the time being; now exiting; present; as the actual situation of the country. Actual cautery. See under Cautery. Actual sin (Theol.), that kind of sin which is done by ourselves in contradistinction to ``original sin.' Syn: Real; genuine; positive; certain. See Real.
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Actual Ac"tu*al, n. (Finance) Something actually received; real, as distinct from estimated, receipts. [Cant] The accounts of revenues supplied . . . were not real receipts: not, in financial language, ``actuals,' but only Egyptian budget estimates. --Fortnightly Review.

Meaning of Actual from wikipedia

- The Actual may refer to: The Actual (band), an American pop rock group The Actual (novel), a novel by Saul Bellow "The Actual" (song), a song by All City...
- Actual Size is the sixth album by the American rock band Mr. Big, originally released in August 2001. It was their second and final studio album to feature...
- Self-actualization is a term that has been used in various Humanistic psychology theories, often in different ways. The term was originally introduced...
- Actual innocence is a special standard of review in legal cases to prove that a charged defendant did not commit the crime(s) that he or she is accused...
- Actual malice in United States law is a legal requirement imposed upon public officials or public figures when they file suit for libel (defamatory printed...
- analytic philosophy, actualism is the view that everything there is (i.e., everything that has being, in the broadest sense) is actual. Another phrasing...
- Actual idealism was a form of idealism, developed by Giovanni Gentile, that grew into a 'grounded' idealism, contrasting the transcendental idealism of...
- to the Church, infuses a person's soul once he is justified; or else as actual grace—when it refers to those punctual (not habitual) helps that are directed...
- Actual notice is a law term, used most frequently in civil procedure. It is notice (usually to a defendant in a civil proceeding) delivered in such a way...
- Not the Actual Events is the fifth extended play (EP) by American industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails. It was released physically on December 23, 2016...
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