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henceforth

[hens-fawrth, -fohrth; hens-fawrth, -fohrth]
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adverb
  1. from now on; from this point forward.
Also hence·for·ward [hens-fawr-werd, -fohr-; hens-fawr-werd, -fohr-] /ˌhɛnsˈfɔr wərd, -ˈfoʊr-; ˈhɛnsˈfɔr wərd, -ˈfoʊr-/.

Origin of henceforth

1300–50; Middle English hennes forward; see hence, forth
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British Dictionary definitions for henceforward

henceforth

henceforwards or henceforward

adverb
  1. from this time forward; from now on
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Word Origin and History for henceforward

adv.

late 14c., from hence + forward (adv.).

henceforth

adv.

late 14c., earlier henne forth (late Old English); see hence + forth.

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