so as

conjunction

Definition of so as

1a obsolete : so sense 1a I hope you shall receive honorable requital of his amicable ambassade so as you shall have no cause to regret his arrival— Elizabeth I
b : so sense 1b repeated aloud so as there'd be no chance of a mistake— G. W. Brace
2 : provide that could play 'em a tune on any sort of pot you please, so as it was iron or block tin— Charles Dickens

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“So as.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/so%20as. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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