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English definition of “on the strength of sth”

on the strength of sth

If you do something on the strength of something such as advice, you do it because you have been influenced by it or believe it: I invested in the company on the strength of my brother's advice.Being based on or depending on something
(Definition of on the strength of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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