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chronically

[ kron-ik-lee ]
/ ˈkrɒn ɪk li /
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adverb
happening constantly or habitually:Nationally, millions of students are chronically absent every year.
happening or recurring over an extended period of time (opposed to acutely): Monitoring is especially helpful for chronically ill patients wishing to avoid costly hospital stays.Close to 900 million people worldwide are chronically undernourished.
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Origin of chronically

OTHER WORDS FROM chronically

non·chron·i·cal·ly, adverbsub·chron·i·cal·ly, adverbun·chron·i·cal·ly, adverb
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