A value, expression, or reference passed to a function or subroutine when it is called and which replaces or is bound to the corresponding formal argument.
Obama Won.by Tucker CarlsonTime and again, McCain seemed close to completing an actual argument, only to pull back.
Post Debate Wrap The Daily Beast October 15, 2008
And never, ever, engage the actual argument on its own terms: why is there bad design in nature?
The Crazy Way Creationists Try To Explain Human Tails Without Evolution Karl W. Giberson May 31, 2014
Therefore when men go to the ballot-box they till vote “no,” unless they have actual argument on it.
Debate On Woman Suffrage In The Senate Of The United States, Henry W. Blair, J.E. Brown, J.N. Dolph, G.G. Vest, Geo. F. Hoar.
existing in act or fact; real: an actual case of heroism; actual expenses. existing now; present; current: The ship’s actual position is 22 miles due east of Miami. Obsolete. pertaining to or involving acts or action. Contemporary Examples I mean, I do end up writing, but in a twelve hour writing day, I have about […]
- Actual bodily harm
noun (criminal law) injury caused by one person to another that interferes with the health or comfort of the victim ABH
- Actual cautery
actual cautery actual cautery ac·tu·al cautery (āk’chōō-əl) n. An agent or process, such as electrocautery or a hot iron, that cauterizes tissue using heat and not a chemical means. Historical Examples The actual cautery is an old method, but we shall not describe it, as we consider that we have better methods now. Special Report […]
- Actual cost
the cost of a product based on incurred costs of material and labor required in its production. Historical Examples No allusion has been made in the Introduction to the pay of officers, nor to the actual cost of the keep of troopers. Trooper 3809 Lionel Decle Fourthly, its actual cost could be more accurately foretold. […]
- Actual sin
any sin committed by an individual of his or her free will, as contrasted with original sin. Historical Examples Understand this, and you will understand what original and actual sin is, and what grace and duty are. A Christian Directory (Part 4 of 4) Richard Baxter It says that of original sin: but it is […]