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notwithstanding

preposition, adverb uk   /ˌnɒt.wɪðˈstæn.dɪŋ/ us    /ˌnɑːt-/ formal
C1 despite the fact or thing mentioned: Notwithstanding some members' objections, I think we must go ahead with the plan. Injuries notwithstanding, he won the semifinal match.
Translations of “notwithstanding”
in Spanish a pesar de, no obstante…
in French en dépit de…
in German ungeachtet…
in Chinese (Traditional) 儘管…
in Russian несмотря на…
in Turkish ...a/e karşı, rağmen, bununla birlikte…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尽管…
in Polish pomimo…
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