Definition of 'because of'
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When he was powerful in the bank because of the drug money they put up with him. INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)Now I'm the winner,' he looked at Selina, `and because of that you're going to win. BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)The reason you've been out of it so long is mainly because of the sedation. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
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