One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A consequence, an effect, a direct result.
For this reason; as a result, consequently.
Occurring as a result, consequent; having a cause.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Watson (d. 1686), ejected minister. From post-classical Latin propter hoc.
propter hoc/ˈprɒptə ˌhɒk/
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.