Despite its being; although.
He has a very good idea, albeit a strange one.
Origin: completely though it be, from al (completely) + be (3rd person singular present subjunctive of been to be) + it
even though; although; notwithstanding
Origin: [OE. al be although it be, where al is our all. Cf. Although.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
awl-bē′it, adv. although it be: notwithstanding: even if, although. [All be it (that) = all though it be that]
The numerical value of albeit in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of albeit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
It has created a broad consensus among issuers that they have a highly attractive - albeit potentially short-lived - chance to fund at cycle low yields.
There is already some evidence, albeit still preliminary and emerging, that higher levels of sedentary behavior increases mortality associated with other cancers.
Yili, Mengniu and Unilever are the top three players in the Chinese ice cream market. Yili is the market leader, albeit with just a 10% volume share of the market.
I have decided, albeit reluctantly, that a final opportunity must be given to this man that he wants to live up to his assertion that he wants to assist me in this inquiry.
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