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English definition of “accordingly”

accordingly

adverb uk   /əˈkɔː.dɪŋ.li/ us    /-ˈkɔːr-/ formal
in a way that is suitable or right for the situation: When we receive your instructions we will act accordingly. She's an expert in her field, and is paid accordingly.
(Definition of accordingly from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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