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accounts (for)

verb
present tense third-person singular 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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“Accounts (for).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/accounts%20%28for%29. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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