Meaning of “by the same token” in the English Dictionary

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"by the same token" in British English

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by the same token

C2 used to mean that something you are about to say is also true, for the same reasons as what has just been said:

I don't think that prices will go up but, by the same token, I don't see them going down either.

(Definition of “by the same token” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"by the same token" in American English

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by the same token

because of this same situation or condition:

You want to store things, but by the same token, you want to be able to find them again.

(Definition of “by the same token” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)