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adverb nowhere pronunciation in American English /ˈnoʊˌwer/nowhere pronunciation in American English /ˈnoʊˌhwer/
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  1. 1
    not in any place, or not to any place
    Nowhere on earth is free from ecological damage.
    There is nowhere else for me to stay.
    Nowhere does it say that we cannot have guests in our rooms.
    Many people are concerned about education, but nowhere more so than in France.
  2. 2
    in or to no place that is special or important
    The old railroad tracks lead nowhere.

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