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otherwhere

[uhth -er-hwair, -wair] /ˈʌð ərˌʰwɛər, -ˌwɛər/
adverb, Archaic.
1.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English (north and Scots) other-quar; see other, where
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British Dictionary definitions for other-where

otherwhere

/ˈʌðəˌwɛə/
adverb
1.
(archaic, poetic) elsewhere
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