force of circumstance(s)

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Definition of force of circumstance(s)

: conditions that cannot be controlled Through/By force of circumstance(s), the company has had to lay off several hundred workers.

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“Force of circumstance(s).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/force%20of%20circumstance. Accessed 29 Jan. 2020.

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