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Correct spelling:
In a virtual manner; in efficacy or effect only, and not actually; to all intents and purposes; practically.


all but, as good as, close to, for all practical purposes, well-nigh, close upon, for the greatest part, on the brink of, on the edge of, on the point of, on the verge of, pretty near, not far from, for practical purposes.
in essence, in the ballpark, in the neighborhood, give or take a little, in neighborhood, in substance, upwards of, close but no cigar, nearabout, within a little.
per se
as such, intrinsically, by itself, by definition, by and of itself, by its very nature, of itself.
just about, nigh, wellnigh, in the neighborhood of, in the vicinity of, near to, not quite, within sight of.
for all practical purposes
around, as good as, basically, effectually, essentially, for all intents and purposes, fundamentally, guesstimate, implicitly, in effect, in essence, morally, nearly, not absolutely, practically, in the ballpark, in the neighborhood, give or take a little, in all but name, in substance, upwards of, not actually, something like.
per se
independently, per se, singularly, in itself.
for all practical purposes
essentially, implicitly, practically.
about, all but, almost, just about, literally, most, near, nearly, nigh, well-nigh.
Examples of usage:
  1. New York was completely interposed between New England and the rest of the English colonies, so that an enemy holding possession of it would virtually cut the Atlantic sea- board in two. – The War of Independence by John Fiske
  2. No, because I supposed it was virtually settled- Oh, no, indeed. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  3. My Lords, here we see virtually, in the mind's eye, that sacred majesty of the Crown, under whose authority you sit and whose power you exercise. – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  4. They knew that their prince expected to marry the daughter of the man who now faced these proud noblemen and virtually defied them! – The Prince of Graustark by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. The entire region he had found virtually given over to free love. – Tramping Through Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras Being the Random Notes of an Incurable Vagabond by Harry A. Franck