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    Question how to apply the word 'hence'

    sirs/madam,

    how to apply the word 'hence' into a gramatically correct sentence, and what it means.

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    Re: how to apply the word 'hence'

    Hence (1) (formal) means for this reason

    Example: The cost of transport is a major expense for an industry. Hence factory location is an important consideration.

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    Hence (2) from this time; from now: If you say ten days hence, it means ten days from now

    Example: They will leave a month hence

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