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part of speech: adverb

In that place; in the place most distant; opposed to here, in this place; a word used as a mere introductory particle at the beginning of a sentence, adding to the sentence a peculiar and idiomatic emphasis, which can hardly be explained: there serves to throw the nominative after the verb, as " a man was," " there was a man"; in composition, there has the force of that, as thereby, by that.

part of speech: adverb

In that place ( opposed to HERE): it is used to begin sentences when the subject comes after the verb. - THEREABOUT or – ABOUTS’, adv. about or near that place: near that number, quantity, or degree.

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The act of forcing or letting out of its proper ducts or vessels, as blood into the surrounding tissues; the effusion of the blood after the rupture of a vessel. ...

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