by virtue of

by virtue of также in virtue of  {prep.}
В силу чего-л.; из-зи чего-л.; по причине чего-л.
By virtue of his high rank and position, the President takes social leadership over almost everyone else.
Plastic bags are useful for holding many kinds of food, by virtue of their clearness, toughness, and low cost.
Ср.: BY DINT OF.
Категории: {prep.}