from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • conjunction Corresponding to the way in which; precisely as.
  • conjunction Depending on whether; if.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • agreeably, conformably, or proportionately as.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb precisely as; the same as; corresponding to the way in which.
  • adverb To the proportion or degree that.
  • adverb Depending on whether.


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