respectively

adverb re·spec·tive·ly

Definition of respectively

  1. 1 :  in particular :  separately could not recognize the solutions as salty or sour, respectively

  2. 2 :  in the order given Mary and Anne were respectively 12 and 16 years old

1602

First Known Use of respectively

1602



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