so that

so that
conjunction
Etymology: Middle English, from Old English swā thæt
1. : so 1

the turf roof of it had fallen entirely in so that the hut was of no use to me — R.L.Stevenson

bombed out all the bridges so that the enemy could not retreat

so that ye do not serve me sparrow hawks for supper, I will enter — Alfred Tennyson

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so that
1. With the purpose that
2. With the result that
3. If only
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