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“therefore” in English

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uk /ˈðeə.fɔːr/ us /ˈðer.fɔːr/

(Definition of “therefore” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“therefore” in American English

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thereforeadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈðeərˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊr/

as a result; because of that; for that reason:

We were unable to get funding and therefore had to abandon the project.

(Definition of “therefore” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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I therefore understand why we are meeting at this time, which is usually set aside for other activities and not for debates, discussions and the exchange of information.
As a matter of urgency, therefore, we must restore, within the framework of a supplementary budget, the budget line which was allocated to us for natural disasters.
In any case, it is a shared concern, and therefore we must ensure that we provide high-quality training and that there is guidance available.
Therefore, this needs consideration.
With increasing consumption rates, the depletion of fossil fuels is becoming inevitable and we should therefore increase investment in further research and in the development of sustainable transportation.
We therefore need to collect the data in a fully automated manner using random samples, so that they are then comparable.
Therefore, the report allows them to be members of political parties and to be members of political bodies affiliated to their parties.
Therefore, independence is prerequisite for effective checks.
A central feature of the reform will therefore be a more rigorous process for tying the process of priority-setting into resource allocation under a system of activity-based management.
We are therefore going to vote in favour of the demands for reforms which are presented in the resolution, but against the granting of discharge.