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Wordnet 3.0

ADVERB (1)

1. in a tangible manner;
- Example: "virtue is tangibly rewarded"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Tangible \Tan"gi*ble\, a. [L. tangibilis, fr. tangere to touch: cf. F. tangible. See Tangent.] 1. Perceptible to the touch; tactile; palpable. --Bacon. [1913 Webster] 2. Capable of being possessed or realized; readily apprehensible by the mind; real; substantial; evident. "A tangible blunder." --Byron. [1913 Webster] Direct and tangible benefit to ourselves and others. --Southey. [1913 Webster] -- Tan"gi*ble*ness, n. -- Tan"gi*bly, adv. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

tangibly adv 1: in a tangible manner; "virtue is tangibly rewarded"