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Related to elsewise: abscond, condone, indubitably, exigencies



[else + -wise.]


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What may be called its private life was confined to the hearth, and all easy-chair, and an old-fashioned occasional round table that was brought out upon the rug after business hours, from a corner where it elsewise remained turned up like a shining mahogany shield.
judge sowing an apple seed; elsewise, at an auction dock, a bayman
That's a factor of improvement in productivity and communications that's not available elsewise, and it's a real competitive weapon.
Thus the federal authorities have been willing to step on provincial toes in language rights cases but not elsewise.
Casey Anthony's upcoming bankruptcy hearing on Monday will likely mean that she will have to tell debtors that the nebulous book deal she was suspected of making is now off the table, or elsewise risk losing her bankruptcy claim.