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insomuch

[in-suh-muhch, -soh-] /ˌɪn səˈmʌtʃ, -soʊ-/
adverb
1.
to such an extent or degree; so (usually followed by that).
2.
inasmuch (usually followed by as).
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English; orig. phrase in so much
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British Dictionary definitions for insomuch that

insomuch

/ˌɪnsəʊˈmʌtʃ/
adverb
1.
foll by as or that. to such an extent or degree
2.
(foll by as) because of the fact (that); inasmuch (as)
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Word Origin and History for insomuch that

insomuch

late 14c. as a phrase; tending to be run together from 16c.

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