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accounting (for)

verb
present participle of account (for)

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to give the reason for or cause of
  • could not account for the huge difference in price between the two practically identical handbags

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“Accounting (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accounting%20%28for%29. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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