Definition of according in English:


Line breaks: ac¦cord|ing
Pronunciation: /əˈkɔːdɪŋ


  • 2 (according as) • formal Depending on whether: the distribution of his property differed widely according as it was real or personal estate
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    • There have indeed been a variety of bundle theories, differing according as the bundles' constituents and/or structures were different.
    • From the whole rose that blended odour of viands, of flowers, of stuff's, of toilet perfumes, which is the characteristic expression of, all social festivities, and which exhilarates or depresses - according as one is new or old to it.
    • Its quality differs with its color, according as it is white, red, yellow, or bluish.

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