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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
        • Nonnettable inventory is one type of unavailable inventory, but there may also be some nettable inventory that is unavailable to be picked.
        • If we remove the restrictions, the bone will want to horizontalize itself. It will go to the position that is "normal" — right for that structure.
        • For Canadian artists in particular, though, labouring in the chilly isolation that is our institutional culture, rejection has a numbing air of officialness.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • That is the preponderating consideration to which everything else has to yield.
        • 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.
        • That is the slough of a rattler; we must be careful.
    • 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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