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English definition of “inasmuch as”

inasmuch as

conjunction     /ɪ.nəˈsmʌtʃ.əz/ formal
used to introduce a phrase that explains why or how much something described in another part of the sentence is true : Inasmuch as you are their commanding officer , you are responsible for the behaviour of these men.Connecting words which introduce a cause or reason
(Definition of inasmuch as conjunction from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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