I haven't seen her in three days.

lagoo

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1) I haven't seen her in three days.
2) I haven't seen her for three days.

I understand 2) very well. But I'm got confused about sentence (1).
What does the time clause in three days mean there?
 

Raymott

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They mean the same thing. But in other contexts "in three days" means something else.
 
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