Etymology
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accordingly (adv.)

mid-14c., "in agreement with" (now obsolete), from according + -ly (2). From mid-15c. as "properly, adequately;" meaning "agreeably with logic or expectation" is from 1680s.

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Definitions of accordingly

accordingly (adv.)
(sentence connectors) because of the reason given;
continued to have severe headaches and accordingly returned to the doctor
Synonyms: consequently
accordingly (adv.)
in accordance with;
she acted accordingly
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