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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.


a meal served in the evening which consists of foods traditionally eaten at breakfast

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