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    on account of = owing to, because of the fact that, as a result of, in consequence of

    Dear teachers,

    Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am on the right track with my interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentence?

    On account of rapidly increasing t towards the interior, the degree of ionization of the solar atoms also increases towards the solar center.

    on account of = owing to, because of the fact that, as a result of, in consequence of

    Thank you for your efforts.

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    Re: on account of = owing to, because of the fact that, as a result of, in consequenc

    Yes. Good list of equivalents! Here "because of" is enough.

    Alex

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