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    Definition of that is in English Dictionary

  • Adverb
    1. (conjunctive) In other words; that is to say. Used to introduce a clarification or explanation.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Another possible physiological role for a hyperpolarization-activated inward current could be in the postburst hyperpolarization that is characteristic of parasol cells.
        • "Ay, billy, that is a yanker !" said Tam aside : " When ane is gaun to tell a lie, there's naething like telling a plumper at aince, and being done wi't
        • We see that the single cdki that is required for primary neurogenesis in Xenopus , p27Xic1 [ 28 ] is not transcriptionally up-regulated by WT NeuroD4.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • That is a serious accusation, so make sure you have plenty of evidence before you point the finger at someone.
        • That is the Gulfe of Greedinesse, they say, That deepe engorgeth all this worldes pray...
        • That is the preponderating consideration to which everything else has to yield.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Conjunctive adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
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        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of that is for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this idiom "that is" is an adverb, more specifically, a conjunctive adverb and an uncomparable adverb.
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