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Main Entry: 1once
Pronunciation: primarystresswschwan(t)s
Function: adverb
1 : one time only <will repeat the question once>
2 : at any one time : EVER <once you hesitate, it's too late>
3 : at some time in the past : FORMERLY <it was once done that way>
4 : by one degree of relationship <cousin once removed>
- once and for all
1 : in a final way or manner <let's settle this once and for all>
2 : for the last time <I'm asking you once and for all>
- once in a while : from time to time

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