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English definition of “while”


conjunction (ALTHOUGH)    /waɪl/ (also formal whilst)
B2 despite the fact that; although : While I accept that he's not perfect in many respects , I do actually quite like the man. While I fully understand your point of view , I do also have some sympathy with Michael's.Connecting words which express a contrast Grammar:While and whilst
(Definition of while conjunction (ALTHOUGH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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