in consideration of something

in consideration of (something)

Taking something into consideration; due to or on account of something. He has undoubtedly committed a transgression, but in consideration of his many unblemished years of service to the force, we are recommending unpaid suspension rather than removal. In consideration of your tireless humanitarian efforts, I am honored to present you with this award.
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in consideˈration of something

(formal) as payment for something: a small sum in consideration of your services
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