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formerly

US [ˈfɔrmərli]
UK [ˈfɔː(r)mə(r)li]
  • adv.以前;从前;原来;过去
  • Web原先地;旧时,以往;原先地以前
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以前;从前in earlier times
Namibia, formerly known as South West Africa
纳米比亚,旧称西南非洲
I learnt that the house had formerly been an inn.
我得知这座房子以前是家客栈。
John Marsh, formerly of London Road, Leicester, now living in France
约翰 ) 马什,以前家在莱斯特市伦敦路,现居住在法国

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