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norconjunction

uk   /nɔːr/  us   /nɔːr/
used before the second or last of a set of negative possibilities, usually after "neither": We can neither change nor improve it. Strangely, neither Carlo nor Juan saw what happened.B2 mainly UK neither: "I've never been to Iceland." "Nor have I." I can't be at the meeting and nor can Andrew.
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in Arabic وَلا…
in Korean -도 아니다…
in Malaysian begitu juga…
in French d’ailleurs, non plus…
in Italian neppure…
in Chinese (Traditional) 也不(通常與 neither 連用), 也不,也沒有…
in Vietnamese cũng không…
in Spanish ni, tampoco…
in Portuguese nem…
in Thai ไม่ (มักใช้คู่กับ neither)…
in German auch nicht…
in Catalan tampoc…
in Japanese ~も~(し)ない…
in Indonesian juga tidak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 也不(通常与 neither 连用), 也不,也没有…
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