Definition As a result

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Definition

(The tiger has escaped.) As a result, (we can't go to the zoo): (The tiger has escaped.) Because of this, for this reason, therefore (we can't go to the zoo)
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Note: "As a result" introduces the conclusion of an action or event which was previously mentioned. "As a result of" is used to introduce the cause or origin of an action.

(My flight was delayed) as the result of (a snow storm): (My flight was delayed) because of, due to, as a consequence of (a snow storm)
idiom
As a result of the judge's decision, I will be in prison for six months.

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