due to meaning


    Definition of due to in English Dictionary

  • Preposition
    1. caused by; resulting from.
      1. Rising unemployment due to the economic downturn is spreading.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • NASA will roll back the shuttle launch due to bad weather.
      • Infections caused by helminthes, such as parasites of the Ancylostomidae family, can provoke anemia due to chronic intestinal blood loss [40 ,41 ].
      • The subversiveness of his message was lost due to its commercialism.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Due to his controversial views the Vatican decided to laicise the priest.
      • Due to difficulty culturing the WY-A2 strain in MMH broth, cysteine heart agar with 9% chocolatized sheep blood (CHAB) was used under identical incubation settings as the strains above.
      • Due to my unfamiliarity with the library's catalog system, it took several hours to find the book.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Prepositions

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en duetto
    2. fr duetto
    3. en duets
    4. en duett
    5. en up to
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    Meaning of due to for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "due to" is a preposition.
    Definiteness: Level 3
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