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by way of explanation

Definition of by way of explanation

  1. :  as a reason or reasons <The company offered little by way of explanation for the delays.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

    :  an opening for passage

    :  the course traveled from one place to another :  route

  1. :  of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. :  away

    :  by far :  much

    :  very

  1. :  the act or process of explaining

    :  something that explains

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