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I hope the weather improves. Otherwise, we'll have to cancel the picnic.
The programme has saved thousands of children who would otherwise have died.
Of course they're interested. Otherwise they wouldn't be asking about prices.
He must be fairly intelligent, otherwise he wouldn't have got into university.
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the part of the nucleus of an atom that has no electrical charge