for simplicity's sake


: in order to make something simpler and easier
For simplicity's sake, we have rounded off the numbers to the nearest whole number.

Examples of for simplicity's sake in a Sentence

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“For simplicity's sake.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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