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instead

[OED, only adv. or with of] conj. instead of (doing, etc.): The girls just have illegitimate children, making the city more populated, instead they try to look for a good living (Nassau).

Tags: conjunction

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Last update: 2010-10-27 20:54
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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