consequence

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consequence /ˈkɑːnsəˌkwɛns/ noun
plural consequences
consequence
/ˈkɑːnsəˌkwɛns/
noun
plural consequences
Learner's definition of CONSEQUENCE
[count] : something that happens as a result of a particular action or set of conditions
◊ If you face/suffer the consequences of something, you deal with the results of something that you have done.
[noncount] formal : importance or value

in consequence

formal or as a consequence
: as a result of something
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