1. namely; that is (to say); in other words ⇒すなわち(即ち)
    • それは取りも直さずわいろでしかない
    • It is nothing but a bribe.
    • 彼の発明は我が国への貢献であり,それは取りも直さず全世界への貢献となる
    • His invention will be a great contribution to our country, which means that it will also be a boon to the whole world.