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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • preposition As stated or indicated by; on the authority of.
  • preposition In keeping with.
  • preposition As determined by.

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  • preposition idiomatic Based on what is said or stated by; on the authority of.
  • preposition In a manner conforming or corresponding to; in proportion
  • preposition Depending on.

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