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Overview of adv hence

The adv hence has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (25) therefore, hence, thence, thus, so

((used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason or as a result; "therefore X must be true"; "the eggs were fresh and hence satisfactory"; "we were young and thence optimistic"; "it is late and thus we must go"; "the witness is biased and so cannot be trusted")

2. hence

(from this place; "get thee hence!")

3. hence

(from this time; "a year hence it will be forgotten") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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