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Erstwhile Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    erstwhile adj : belonging to some prior time; "erstwhile friend"; "our former glory"; "the once capital of the state"; "her quondam lover" [syn: erstwhile(a), former(a), once(a), onetime(a), quondam(a), sometime(a)] adv : at a previous time; "once he loved her"; "her erstwhile writing" [syn: once, formerly, at one time, erst]
Erstwhile Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Erstwhile \Erst`while"\ (-hw[imac]l"), adv. Till then or now; heretofore; formerly. [Archaic]
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  • Erstwhile: Erstwhile is a word referring to "In the past; at a former time; formerly." It may also refer to: Erstwhile Records erstwhile.
  • Erstwhile Records: Erstwhile Records is an independent record label devoted to free improvisation , particularly the electroacoustic variety. ...

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