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a.1.Exaggerated; excessive; hyperbolical.
Hyperthetical or superlative . . . expression.
- Chapman.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The test examined the balance sheets of the banks during a hyperthetical three-year period in which the UK reached its deepest recession for decades, in which RBS only just managed to stay above a 4.5% capital "hurdle rate" set by the Bank of England's Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA).