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in consequence

Definition of in consequence

formal

  1. :  as a result of something specified :  consequently <She made some risky investments and in consequence lost a lot of money.> <The sanitary conditions were terrible, and as a consequence hundreds of people became sick.>



Variants of in consequence

or as a consequence

Word by Word Definitions

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  1. :  a conclusion derived through logic :  inference

    :  something produced by a cause or necessarily following from a set of conditions

    :  importance with respect to power to produce an effect


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