real-world
adjective Date: 1963 real-life <
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  • real world — noun the practical world as opposed to the academic world a good consultant must have a lot of experience in the real world • Syn: ↑real life • Hypernyms: ↑world, ↑reality * * * real world, adj. /ree euhl, re …   Useful english dictionary

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