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One entry found for whether.
Main Entry: wheth·er
Pronunciation: primarystresshweth-schwar, primarystressweth-, (secondarystress)hwschwath-schwar, (secondarystress)wschwath-
Function: conjunction
1 a : if it is or was true that <ask whether they are going> b : if it is or was better <uncertain whether to go or stay>
2 -- used to introduce two or more situations of which only one can occur <whether we succeed or fail, we must try> <seated him next to her whether by accident or on purpose>

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