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inasmuch as

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conjunction in·as·much as \ˌi-nəz-ˈmə-chəz, -ˈməch-ˌaz\

Simple Definition of inasmuch as

  • —used to introduce a statement that explains, limits, or gives more specific information about what you have just said

Full Definition of inasmuch as

  1. 1 :  in the degree that :  insofar as

  2. 2 :  in view of the fact that :  since

Examples of inasmuch as

  1. <the economic forecast for the coming decade looks promising, inasmuch as we can predict that far in advance>

  2. <you should not use that source, inasmuch as it is badly out-of-date>



14th Century

First Known Use of inasmuch as

14th century


INASMUCH AS Defined for Kids

inasmuch as

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conjunction in·as·much as \ˌi-nəz-ˈmə-chəz\

Definition of inasmuch as

  1. :  considering that :  because <We're lucky inasmuch as no one was hurt.>





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