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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 finding of renal cell carcinoma arising in a kidney with the duplication of pelvicalyceal system and ureters, as in the present case, is uncommon.
      • 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.
      • A whirlpool is an instance of a vortex produced by ocean tides, or by a hole underneath where the water would drain out, such as in a bathtub.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • As in much of biology, the most satisfying truths in ecology derive from manipulative experimentation. Tinker with nature and quantify how it responds.
      • As in take, taken; forgive, forgiven; prove, proven
      • 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."
  • 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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