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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
      • Brain pathology, as in the case of neuroautoimmune diseases, is worsened, not only by the infiltration of activated lymphoid cells, but also by the release of large amounts of free radicals [21 ].
      • However, in that taxon the surface of the basioccipital between the occipital condyle and the basal tubera is not excavated as in MCCM-HUE-1667 and lacks the subcondylar recess or foramen.
      • The taxbite on an income of $6498 in 1969, if tax rates had been exactly the same as in 1965
    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 much of biology, the most satisfying truths in ecology derive from manipulative experimentation. Tinker with nature and quantify how it responds.
  • 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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