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  • conj. In the fact that; in the sense that; for the cause or reason that; because.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • See under In, prep.
  • prep. because; for the reason that.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. (formal) in or into that thing or place

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  • Brian Johnston
    The Authorised Biography
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    September 23, 2008