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wherefores

noun
plural of wherefore

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something (as a belief) that serves as the basis for another thing
  • demanded to know the whys and wherefores for the decision

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“Wherefores.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wherefores. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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