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Overview of noun meanwhile

The noun meanwhile has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. interim, meantime, meanwhile, lag

(the time between one event, process, or period and another; "meanwhile the socialists are running the government")


Overview of adv meanwhile

The adv meanwhile has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (10) meanwhile

(at the same time but in another place; "meanwhile, back at the ranch...")

2. (6) meanwhile, meantime, in the meantime

(during the intervening time; "meanwhile I will not think about the problem"; "meantime he was attentive to his other interests"; "in the meantime the police were notified")

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