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English definition of “nor”

nor

conjunction uk   /nɔːr/ us    /nɔːr/
used before the second or last of a set of negative possibilities, usually after 'neither': We can neither change nor improve it. Strangely, neither Carlo nor Juan saw what had 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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