in order for (someone or something) to (do something)(redirected from in order for something to happen)
in order for (someone or something) to (do something)
With the aim, for the purpose, or as a means of allowing someone or something to do something. In order for you to pass the class, you'll need to get an A on all remaining quizzes and exams. Traffic had to be diverted in order for the helicopter to land next to the site of the accident.
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