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insofar as

To such an extent that; to the degree that. Insofar as money is concerned, our project will be completely funded by private donations.
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Insofar as the Earth Spirit lives with us in and through the created world, then God as Spirit suffers loss and pain whenever the biotic order is despoiled through human arrogance.
Therefore it is not a law, but only partakes of the name of law, insofar as it prescribes a certain mode of action in relation to a given end.
The natural gender of personae in the Bible, including the human author of various texts where evident, must not be changed insofar as this is possible in the receptor language.
The uncompromising sequence of spaces is a timely provocation insofar as it awakens a desire for a new, filmic perception of exhibitions through deliberate changes in rhythm and cuts.
Although photographs may well enter into the preparatory stage of Tapley's working process, the paintings themselves are not notably photographic in feeling (except insofar as we lazily associate any form of illusionistic realism with the camera), but they resemble photographs in the way the image seems to inhere in a homogeneous surface, as in an emulsion.
While this may be how violence comes to infect play, it's also liberating insofar as nothing is verboten: you can imagine killing the same No.
BF: Well, painting is always passe insofar as it requires--more than other practices, I think--a knowledge of art history.