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[th air-in] /ˌðɛərˈɪn/
in or into that place or thing.
in that matter, circumstance, etc.
Origin of therein
before 1000; Middle English therin, Old English thǣrin. See there, in Unabridged
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  • But what one politician can mandate, another can terminate-and therein lies one of the biggest risks for clean energy.
British Dictionary definitions for therein


(formal) in or into that place, thing, etc
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Word Origin and History for therein

Old English þærin; see there + in.

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