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While

Definition of while:

part of speech: noun

A space of time.

part of speech: verb

To cause to pass without tediousness, as time.

part of speech: verb

To cause to pass without irksomeness ( with away).

part of speech: conjunction

During the time that; at the same time.

part of speech: verb

To spend, as time.

part of speech: noun

A period of time; time or pains required to do something; used in the expressions, worth while, and worth one's while.

part of speech: adverb

During the time that: at the same time that, as long as.

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