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"nor" in British English

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norconjunction

uk   /nɔːr/  us   /nɔːr/
used before the second or last of a set of ​negativepossibilities, usually after "neither": We can neither ​change nor ​improve it. Strangely, neither Carlo nor Juan ​saw what ​happened.B2 mainly UK neither: "I've never been to Iceland." "Nor have I." I can't be at the ​meeting and nor can Andrew.

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(Definition of nor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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norconjunction

 us   /nɔr, nər/
used before the second or last of a ​series of ​negativepossibilities that usually ​begin with "neither": Neither Michael nor his ​wife was ​injured in the ​crash.
(Definition of nor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “nor”
in Korean -도 아니다…
in Arabic وَلا…
in Malaysian begitu juga…
in French d’ailleurs, non plus…
in Chinese (Traditional) 也不(通常與 neither 連用), 也不,也沒有…
in Italian neppure…
in Spanish ni, tampoco…
in Vietnamese cũng không…
in Portuguese nem…
in Thai ไม่ (มักใช้คู่กับ neither)…
in German auch nicht…
in Catalan tampoc…
in Japanese ~も~(し)ない…
in Chinese (Simplified) 也不(通常与 neither 连用), 也不,也没有…
in Indonesian juga tidak…
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