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English definition of “above”

above

adverb, adjective (ON PAGE)    /əˈbʌv/
B1 When used in a piece of writing, 'above' means higher on the page , or on a previous page : Please send the articles to the address given above. The letter was sent to the above address .Above and over the above all the people or things listed earlier : All of the above should be invited . Once we've finished all of the above we can start on the next project .Quoting and making references Grammar:AboveAbove is a preposition (prep) or an adverb (adv).
(Definition of above adverbadjective (ON PAGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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