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herein

[heer-in] /hɪərˈɪn/
adverb
1.
in or into this place.
2.
in this fact, circumstance, etc.; in view of this.
Origin of herein
1000
before 1000; Middle English; Old English hērinne. See here, in
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  • He had not been outspoken, it is true, and herein lay one of the dangers.

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  • But the time for his next move was not yet; and herein was the real man.

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  • herein he produces one of the “three agreements that ought to be in a song,” viz.

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  • Ere I could pursue the question some one knocked at the door, and in answer to our herein!

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  • herein is seen the true cleverness of a man, and also his nothingness and want of manhood.

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  • herein, perhaps, lay the key to the greater problem they sought to solve.

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British Dictionary definitions for herein

herein

/ˌhɪərˈɪn/
adverb
1.
(formal) in or into this place, thing, document, etc
2.
(rare) in this respect, circumstance, etc
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Word Origin and History for herein

late Old English herinne; see here + in.

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