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account for

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  • verbgive reason for
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Synonyms for account for

verb give reason for
  • clarify
  • elucidate
  • explain
  • justify
  • resolve

More words related to account for

answer for

verb. be accountable for

attribute

verb. ascribe, assign to source

attributed

verb. ascribe, assign to source

attributes

verb. ascribe, assign to source

attributing

verb. ascribe, assign to source

develop

verb. unfold; be made known
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