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 for as
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adv 1: to the same degree (often followed by `as'); "they were
             equally beautiful"; "birds were singing and the child
             sang as sweetly"; "sang as sweetly as a nightingale"; "he
             is every bit as mean as she is" [syn: equally, as,
             every bit]
      n 1: a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic
           forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides
           and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite
           and orpiment and realgar [syn: arsenic, As, atomic
           number 33]
      2: a United States territory on the eastern part of the island
         of Samoa [syn: American Samoa, Eastern Samoa, AS]

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