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    Hi,

    Would anyone please explian me what "as well as" conveys here?
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    Since it is a design philosophy as well as interface system, it greatly simplifies the role of the test engineer in the design of automatic test equipment...."


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    It simply means "in addition to". Whatever "it" is, it is both a design philosophy and also an interface system. The passage should read "...as well as an interface system".
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sepmre View Post
    Hi,

    Would anyone please explian explain me what "as well as" conveys here?
    Thank you

    Since it is a design philosophy as well as interface system, it greatly simplifies the role of the test engineer in the design of automatic test equipment...."


    Thank you
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