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  • 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
        • 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.
        • 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.
        • This is essentialised place: a somewhere that is nowhere and yet everywhere.
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • 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 right; — keep to your 'magnum opus' — magnoperate away.
        • That is the preponderating consideration to which everything else has to yield.

    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.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Conjunctive adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
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