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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
        • User self-elevation occurs when mobile, remote, or power users need to run software that is usually run by only users with administrator-level permissions.
        • That is the nature of competition in Sprint Cup. And the megateam that is performing best from week to week is the one that is most likely to produce the season’s champion.
        • Or to put it in the bracingly original terms of “The Second Plane,” it is misology that is the cause of thanatism.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • That is so.  You are responsible for this, is that not so? ‎
        • That is a serious accusation, so make sure you have plenty of evidence before you point the finger at someone.
        • That is the fourth time this week my neighbor's barking dog has woken me up. I'm going to go give her a piece of my mind about it.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Conjunctive adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
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        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.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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