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inasmuch as

1. Due to; because of; since. I know you and I don't get along particularly well, but inasmuch as we are to be colleagues, we should at least try to be civil to one another.
2. To such an extent that; to the degree that. Inasmuch as money is concerned, our project will be completely funded by private donations.

inasmuch as

Also, insomuch as.
1. Since, because of the fact that, as in Inasmuch as I have to go anyhow, I'll pick up the book for you, or Insomuch as they are friends, we can seat them together. The first usage dates from the late 1300s, the second from the late 1400s.
2. Also, insofar as. To the extent or degree that, as in You will become a good pianist only inasmuch as you keep practicing, or He's lost interest insomuch as he has stopped attending church altogether, or Insofar as this is a temporary measure, we can't complain. [Late 1500s]
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but] ensued chiefly for exclusively capitalistic reasons;" that Roosevelt's "belief that every problem can be solved at the conference table" rang hollow inasmuch as "the statement of the United States, and especially her greatest, did not make the chief part of their history at the conference table but with the aid of the strength of their people," e.
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the destruction of the human embryo," inasmuch as the Act permits research to continue "without concern about the destruction of numerous human embryos.
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Inasmuch as the article below did not predict Armageddon, but instead proffered advice on what to do to survive, our colleague's observation is a good one.
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