Notwithstanding is defined as despite or although.(conjunction)
An example of notwithstanding is when you think the weather is nice in general, even though it has been rainy today.
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Origin: Middle English notwithstandinge (translation of Medieval Latin nōn obstante)
Origin: : not, not; see not
Origin: + withstanding
Origin: , present participle of withstanden, to resist; see withstand.
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