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English definition of “throughout”

throughout

preposition, adverb uk   /θruːˈaʊt/ us  
B2 in every part, or during the whole period of time: People throughout the country are out of work. He yawned throughout the performance. The school has been repainted throughout.Somewhere, anywhere, nowhere, or everywhereSimultaneous and consecutiveOrder and sequence
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