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The hurricane will reach the island this evening. Meanwhile, residents are being evacuated.
He accepted money from investors and was meanwhile spending it on luxury cruises.
You throw food away, and meanwhile children are starving all over the world.
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English version of definition of meanwhile
a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
the distance from the centre of a circle to its edge, or a straight line from the centre to the edge
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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American definition of meanwhile from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.