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His grandfather was Greek; hence the surname.
Alcohol can cause liver failure and hence death.
The new model is to be released four years hence (=in four years).
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English version of definition of hence
the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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American definition of hence from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.