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virtual organization
Definition
to almost be something; or to effectively be something without entirely being it in a traditional sense
  • For the better part of a half hour, the patient enumerated reasons for and against each of the two dates: previous engagements, proximity to other engagements, possible meteorological conditions, virtually anything that one could think about concerning a simple date.
    Two — The Locked Door (48% in)
  • Coke was plunged into crisis, and just a few months later, the company was forced to bring back the original formula as Classic Coke—at which point, sales of New Coke virtually disappeared.
    Five — Kenna's Dilemma (26% in)
  • "In my second year working at the Met [Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York], I had the good luck of having this European curator come over and go through virtually everything with me," he says.
    Five — Kenna's Dilemma (90% in)
  • The reason is that it would be virtually impossible for me to pull a gun on the officer if he's standing behind me.
    6 — Seven Seconds in the Bronx (83% in)

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  • Hanks was then a virtual unknown.
    One — The Theory of Thin Slices (94% in)

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