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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Although  \Al*though"\,  conj.  [All  +  though;  OE  al  thagh.] 
  Grant  all  this  be  it  that  supposing  that  notwithstanding; 
  though. 
 
  Although  all  shall  be  offended,  yet  will  not  I.  --Mark 
  xiv.  29. 
 
  Syn:  {Although},  {Though}. 
 
  Usage:  Although,  which  originally  was  perhaps  more  emphatic 
  than  though,  is  now  interchangeable  with  it  in  the 
  sense  given  above.  Euphonic  consideration  determines 
  the  choice. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  although 
  adv  :  despite  the  fact  that  "even  though  she  knew  the  answer,  she 
  did  not  respond"  [syn:  {though},  {tho'}] 




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