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English definition of “accordingly”

accordingly

adverb     /əˈkɔː.dɪŋ.li/ US  /-ˈkɔːr-/ formal
in a way that is suitable or right for the situation : When we receive your instructions we will act accordingly. She's an expert in her field , and is paid accordingly.Suitable and acceptableQuite good, or not very good
(Definition of accordingly adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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