Meaning of “also” in the English Dictionary

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alsoadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈɔl·soʊ/

in addition:

She’s a photographer and also writes books.

Also can also mean similarly:

That’s funny, I’m also on a diet.

(Definition of “also” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)