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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Law
whereaswhere‧as /weərˈæz $ wer-/ ●●○ W2 AWL conjunction 🔊 🔊 1 BUT formal used to say that although something is true of one thing, it is not true of another 🔊 The old system was fairly complicated whereas the new system is really very simple. 🔊 Whereas the city spent over $1 billion on its museums and stadium, it failed to look after its schools.see thesaurus at but2 lawSCL used at the beginning of an official document to mean ‘because of a particular fact
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whereasA bowl of instant oatmeal costs about $.15, whereas regular oatmeal costs only $.05 per bowl.
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