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Indirectly

Meanings and phrases

indirectly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. not in a forthright manner

directly or indirectly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Bullets can achieve this directly or indirectly.
  • Jain owns 23% of IIFL, directly or indirectly.
  • directly or indirectly interested."

directly and indirectly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was still a PhD advisor directly and indirectly.
  • Booms cause injuries and deaths directly and indirectly by knocking people overboard.
  • Most of town's population are employed directly and indirectly in the mining industry.

indirectly through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Le Chatelier proposed France should control Morocco indirectly through the sultanate.
  • HNL on down, or indirectly through the associations of professional football clubs, who manage 1.
  • The Coriolis effect caused by the rotation of the Earth can be seen indirectly through the motion of a Foucault pendulum.

indirectly elected

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The presence of indirectly elected members began in 1974.
  • The Ntlo ya Dikgosi (House of Chiefs) is indirectly elected.
  • The Mayor-President is indirectly elected by the plenary assembly.
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