Pronunciation:  US [fɔr] UK [fɔː(r)]
  • prep.Because the order to due
  • conj.Because due to
  • WebCommand and variable cycle
as as long as because being (as as how that 'cause considering since inasmuch as now seeing whereas
as a result of something; because; used after nouns such as  reason” or  cause” 
[ Business] Same as free on rail 

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