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conjunction literary whereupon pronunciation in American English /ˈwerəˌpɑn/whereupon pronunciation in American English /ˈhwerəˌpɑn/
  1. used for showing that something happens just after or because of something that has been mentioned
    Addy stared at them in amazement, whereupon all three burst out laughing.
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