whereas

suomi-englanti sanakirja

whereas englanniksi

  1. Where (that).

  2. (quote-book)

  3. In contrast; whilst the contrary; although.

  4. (ux)

  5. It being the fact that; as|inasmuch as. (Often used to begin (law)|recitals; sometimes emboldened or emphasized as a signifier.)

  6. 1778, ''United States Articles of Confederation''

  7. And Whereas it hath pleased the Great Governor of the World to incline the hearts of the legislatures we respectively represent in Congress, to approve of, and to authorize us to ratify the said Articles of Confederation and perpetual Union.
  8. A clause, as in legal documents, stating whereas.

  9. (quote-text)the promise is stated after a whereas, though the promise is the very gist of the action, yet, such a count so framed, will be held good on demurrer.

  10. (quote-text)