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[th air-at] /ˌðɛərˈæt/
at that place or time; there:
Seeing the gate, they entered thereat.
because of that; thereupon.
Origin of thereat
before 900; Middle English ther at, Old English thǣr æt. See there, at1 Unabridged
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  • thereat her faultless teeth gleam between her lips and, in biting the crust, cause a slight crunching sound.
  • The warrant for all town meetings shall state the time and place of holding the meeting and the subjects to be acted upon thereat.
  • If a majority of the votes cast thereat favor the sale of such real property the board may make the sale.
  • No candidate for election as a director at a meeting shall serve as an inspector thereat.
  • Taxpayer appeared for hearing and testified thereat.
British Dictionary definitions for thereat


adverb (rare)
at that point or time
for that reason
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