virtuality

noun
vir·​tu·​al·​i·​ty | \ˌvər-chə-ˈwa-lə-tē \
plural virtualities

Definition of virtuality 

1 : essence

2 : potential existence : potentiality

First Known Use of virtuality

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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