adverb \ther-ˈin\

: in or into that place or thing

: in that statement, fact, or detail

Full Definition of THEREIN

:  in or into that place, time, or thing
:  in that particular or respect <therein lies the problem>

Examples of THEREIN

  1. The insurance covers the apartment and all the property therein.
  2. His name was mentioned in the article, although he was incorrectly described therein as a medical doctor.

First Known Use of THEREIN

before 12th century


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