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English definition of “accordingly”

accordingly

adverb     /əˈkɔː.dɪŋ.li/ US  /-ˈkɔːr-/ formal
in a way that is suitable or right for the situation: When we receive your instructions we shall act accordingly. She's an expert in her field, and is paid accordingly.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of accordingly adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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