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meanwhile

adverb
 
 
/ˈmiːnˌwaɪl/
B1 in the time between two things happening, or while something else is happening: The mother is ill. The child, meanwhile, is living with foster parents.Until a particular moment
Translations of “meanwhile”
in Arabic في هَذِه الأثناء…
in Korean 그 동안에…
in Malaysian sementara itu…
in French entre temps…
in Turkish bu sırada, bu esnada, bu zaman zarfında…
in Italian nel frattempo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在此期間, (與此)同時…
in Russian тем временем…
in Polish w tym czasie, tymczasem…
in Vietnamese trong lúc đó…
in Spanish entretanto…
in Portuguese enquanto isso…
in Thai ขณะที่…
in German unterdessen…
in Catalan mentrestant…
in Japanese その間…
in Indonesian sementara itu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在此期间, (与此)同时…
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