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true-life

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtrue-lifeˌtrue-ˈlife adjective [only before noun]  REAL/NOT IMAGINARYbased on real facts and not invented a true-life adventure
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true-lifeThis true-life horror story coming out of Los Angeles a few years back became an instant media sensation.a true-life horror storyThese true-life oases in the middle of a desert are a marvel of nature.She tries not to think about the media scrutiny ahead or the difficulties of tackling a true-life part.This compelling true-life story will entice even reluctant readers.
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