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Definition: thus, so, in this way

Ainsi soit-il - So be it

Mes parents sont morts, ainsi je suis orphelin - My parents died, so I'm an orphan

C'est mieux de le faire ainsi - It's better to do it like this

ainsi que - (just) as

Ainsi que je t'ai déjà dit - Just as I've already told you

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Pronunciation: [eh(n) see]Audio Link

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