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    rather than

    Indeed, every table of alues, every ''thou shalt" known to history or ethonology,
    requires first a physiological investigation and interpretation,
    rather than
    a psychological one; and every one of
    them needs a critique on the part of medical sicience.



    My question:
    1) How to understand the phrase ''rather than" grammatically?
    2)What‘s the phrase's meaning ?



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    Re: rather than

    Quote Originally Posted by dodonaomik View Post
    Indeed, every table of alues, every ''thou shalt" known to history or ethonology,
    requires first a physiological investigation and interpretation,
    rather than
    a psychological one; and every one of
    them needs a critique on the part of medical sicience.



    My question:
    1) How to understand the phrase ''rather than" grammatically?
    2)What‘s the phrase's meaning ?



    Thanks!
    See here for the meaning of "rather than" (conjunction): rather than - Wiktionary

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    Re: rather than

    Quote Originally Posted by dodonaomik View Post
    Indeed, every table of alues,
    values
    every ''thou shalt" known to history or ethonology, [...]needs a critique on the part of medical sicience.

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