in support of

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1 : in a way that shows approval of (something) : in favor of (something) A majority voted in support of the bill.
2 : in order to support (something) He presented evidence in support of his hypothesis. The band is on a promotional tour in support of their latest album.

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“In support of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20support%20of. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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