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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
        • However, the koholiines differ from hyainailourines in featuring a robust angular process that is preceded anteriorly by a concavity (Fig 5 , Feature 14; Table 1 ).
        • "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
        • Conversely, the TTAI-complexed state demonstrates hyperstability to chemical denaturation that is typical of a reactive loop or an analogous peptide filling the s4A site in serpins.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • That is right; — keep to your 'magnum opus' — magnoperate away.
        • 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.
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