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regardless

adverb uk   /rɪˈɡɑːd.ləs/ us    /-ˈɡɑːrd-/
C1 despite; not being affected by something: The plan for a new office tower went ahead regardless of local opposition. She knew it was dangerous to visit him except at night, but she set out regardless (of the risk). This job is open to all, regardless of previous experience.
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