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likewise

[lahyk-wahyz] /ˈlaɪkˌwaɪz/
adverb
1.
moreover; in addition; also; too:
She is likewise a fine lawyer.
2.
in like manner; in the same way; similarly:
I'm tempted to do likewise.
Origin of likewise
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English; earlier in like wise in a like way. See like1, wise2
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likewise

/ˈlaɪkˌwaɪz/
adverb
1.
in addition; moreover; also
2.
in like manner; similarly
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Word Origin and History for likewise
adv.

mid-15c., from the phrase in like wise "in the same manner" (mid-15c.), from like (adj.) + wise (n.).

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