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She did not return that night, nor the night after.
Asking him politely doesn't work, nor do threats.
I have not been asked to resign, nor do I intend to do so.
She could not speak, nor could she understand anything we said.
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used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend
one of the pair of bones that go across the top of your chest from your shoulder to the bottom of...
a woman in middle age who has to juggle caring for teenage children and ageing parents with a career
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Definition of nor from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.