whereat

[ hwair-at, wair- ]
/ ʰwɛərˈæt, wɛər- /

conjunction

Literary.
  1. at which: a reception whereat many were present.
  2. to which; whereupon: a remark whereat she quickly angered.

adverb

Archaic. in reference to which.

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Origin of whereat

Middle English word dating back to 1200–50; see origin at where, at1
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British Dictionary definitions for whereat

whereat
/ (wɛərˈæt) archaic /

adverb

at or to which place

sentence connector

upon which occasion
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