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conjunction whereas pronunciation in British English /weərˈæz/
  1. 1
    used for comparing two things, people, situations etc and showing that there is an important difference between them
    Doctors’ salaries have risen substantially, whereas nurses’ pay has actually fallen.
    Whereas knowledge can be acquired from books, skills must be learned through practice.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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