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lastly

[ last-lee, lahst- ]
/ ˈlæst li, ˈlɑst- /
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adverb

in conclusion; in the last place; finally.

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Origin of lastly

First recorded in 1325–75, lastly is from the Middle English word lestely.See last1, -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for lastly

lastly
/ (ˈlɑːstlɪ) /

adverb

at the end or at the last point

sentence connector

in the end; finallylastly, he put on his jacket
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