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in existence

now existing; currently and actually being. The tiger may not be in existence in a few decades. All the oil in existence will not last the world for another century.
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Faced with these facts, Cooney must pretend that all the handguns sold in past years have melted away, and are not still in existence helping people protect themselves.
Markland will provide these support services to five US Border ports of entry in the states of California, Texas, Michigan and New York, under a US government General Services Administration multi-year contract that has been in existence for the past 18 months.
No other browser is this flexible when it comes to user interface and customisation; it's even open for technologies that are not yet in existence," says Christer Bjork, Business Area Manager at AU-System.
In existence since 1914, National Camera Exchange and Video sells a variety of cameras and photographic equipment, TVs, VCRs, cellular phones and binoculars, and offers photography training and classes.