quatenus

preposition
qua·​te·​nus | \ ˈkwätənəs, -ˌten- \

Definition of quatenus

: in the quality or capacity of : as

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History and Etymology for quatenus

Latin, how far, to what extent, from qua where, as, insofar as + tenus as far as, up to; akin to Latin tendere to stretch

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“Quatenus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quatenus. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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