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herein

[ heer-in ]
/ hɪərˈɪn /
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adverb
in or into this place.
in this fact, circumstance, etc.; in view of this.
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Origin of herein

before 1000; Middle English; Old English hērinne.See here, in
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British Dictionary definitions for herein

herein
/ (ˌhɪərˈɪn) /

adverb
formal in or into this place, thing, document, etc
rare in this respect, circumstance, etc
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