just as

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Definition of just as

1 : to an equal degree as Our house is just as nice as theirs. This one is just as good as that one. She performs just as well as he does.
2 : in the same way as Just as we hope to be forgiven, so we should forgive others. Just as I thought/suspected, the door is locked.

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“Just as.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/just%20as. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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