as a result

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as a result (of something)

because of something that has happened. As a result of the accident, Tom couldn't walk for six months. We couldn't afford to borrow money for a house as a result of the rise in interest rates.
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References in classic literature ?
One wheel slowly moved, another was set in motion, and a third, and wheels began to revolve faster and faster, levers and cogwheels to work, chimes to play, figures to pop out, and the hands to advance with regular motion as a result of all that activity.
As a result, we finally decided to undertake the construction of a still larger building--a building that would contain rooms for the girls and boarding accommodations for all.
As a result Rabourdin's scheme exhibited only seven hundred millions of expenditures and twelve hundred millions of receipts.
As a result, the IRS sent A two deficiency notices.
As a result of the signing, Garret Anderson will move to center field and Darin Erstad moves to first base.
As a result, TB&A moved its foundry to the new location in 1986 and added an automatic matchplate molding line with a carousel mold indexing system to its squeezer and nobake molding capabilities.
A lot of our supplies are as a result of salvage work," said LaBrash.
As a result, he expects that the boundary between UV-A and UV-B will eventually be changed to 340 nm--the point at which longer wavelengths cause almost entirely those indirect, oxygen-mediated DNA effects.
As a result of its recycling processes, C&A has made significant strides with programs such as reduction of virgin material use, energy, water consumption, emissions, greenhouse gases and VOCs.
As a result, A's discount for lack of control was too high, and was incorrect to use solely the fourth-quartile funds.
The move comes as a result of Pryor's continued growth, both internationally and in the range of services, prompting him to expand and redefine the scope of the company formerly known as Pryor & Associates, LLC.
As a result, it contends that the policies were void as against public policy and did not create genuine indebtedness and, thus, A is not entitled to an interest deduction under Sec.
As a result, he's still losing ballgames, and he's ugly.
These restated MD&A's are being re-filed at the request of the Ontario Securities Commission ("OSC") as a result of their continuous disclosure review of the Company's filings.
As a result, H's reasonable compensation was set at a level lower than subordinate employees.