- under or beneath that.
- under the authority of or in accordance with that.
Origin of thereunder
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Examples from the Web for thereunder
For by them, we can at least get hold of him, and all points in his prior antics can be thereunder disposed of.The Arena
Thereunder crept Ulysses, and found great store of leaves, shelter enough for two or three, even in a great storm.Stories of the Old world
Alfred John Church
They wore turbans too, and thereunder peered out their elfin faces at me,—faces with protruding lower-jaws and bright eyes.The Island of Doctor Moreau
H. G. Wells
- (in documents, etc) below that or it; subsequently in that; thereafter
- under the terms or authority of that
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Word Origin and History for thereunder
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