forasmuch as

conjunction
for·​as·​much as | \ ˈfȯr-əz-ˌmə-chəz How to pronounce forasmuch as (audio) \

Definition of forasmuch as

: in view of the fact that

First Known Use of forasmuch as

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Forasmuch as.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forasmuch%20as. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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