from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. Inasmuch, seeing (that).
- adv. So far as; with regard to so much as.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- conj. In consideration that; seeing that; since; because that; -- followed by as. See under for, prep.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In view of the fact that; in consideration that; seeing that; since: with as: as, forasmuch as the time is short.
From for + as + much. (Wiktionary)