Therewhile \There*while"\, adv. At that time; at the same time. [Obs.] --Laud. [1913 Webster]

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  • therewhile — adverb also therewhilst (ˈ) ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ Etymology: therewhile from Middle English ther whyle, probably from Old English thǣre hwīle in that time, from thǣre (dative singular feminine of sē, sēo, thæt that) + hwīle, dative singular of hwīl while,… …   Useful english dictionary

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