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in or toward the direction pointed out:
The outlaws went thataway when they rode out of town.
in the manner indicated:
You'll get an electric shock if you do it thataway.
Americanism; alteration of
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Responding to a battery's polarity, the atoms of one element would go thisaway, the atoms of another
The day he was born someone spotted a cloud over
, with something of a darkness to it.
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