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    Definition of as in in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMmore as inSUPmost as in
    1. (conjunctive) In the sense of.
      1. Bow as in the weapon, not the front of a ship.
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    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The three AD cases showed distinct differences in regional THK5117 binding that were also observed in tau immunohistopathology as well as in clinical presentation.
      • If abortion occurs even later, as in the cultivar 'Chaouch,' normal-size fruit develop containing hard empty seeds.
      • The spiritus asper mark looks like an opening single quote, as in the word εὑρίσκω (heurískõ), the word εὕρηκα (héurēka), or the word ἕξις (héxis, "habit").
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • As in Goethe's description of the lighthearted kind of resignation in Poetry and Truth, the end result of light-heartedness is the "blasphemous" implied conclusion that "all is vanity."
      • As in take, taken; forgive, forgiven; prove, proven
      • As in Emily Dickinson there is too a fastidious precision of thought where unrhymes fill the purpose better than rhymes
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en as if
    2. en as is
    3. en as of
    4. en as to
    5. en do in
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    Meaning of as in for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "as in" is an adverb.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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