# inasmuch

 Positive inasmuch Comparative none Superlativenone
1. If ${\displaystyle x}$ is true inasmuch as ${\displaystyle y}$, ${\displaystyle x}$ is true because or only at the same level as ${\displaystyle y}$ is true.
The Knights of Columbus is a secret society inasmuch as having oaths makes a group a secret society .