in view of


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in view of (something)

Taking into account something; considering something. In view of his good behavior, the parole board has decided to consider early release. In view of the mass shooting, the premier of the film was postponed.
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in view of something

in consideration of something; because of something. In view of the high cost of gasoline, I sold my car. I won't invite John to the meeting in view of his attitude.
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in view of

1. See in light of.
2. Also, with a view to. Considering, in prospect or anticipation of, as in In view of their hostile relations, both countries began mobilizing, or Dan started saving money with a view to going to law school. [c. 1700]
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in view of

Taking into account; in consideration of.
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