con·se·quent·ly /ˈkɑn(t)səˌkwɛntli, sɪkwənt-/
Con·se·quent·ly adv. By consequence; by natural or logical sequence or connection.
Syn: -- See Accordingly.
adv 1: (sentence connectors) because of the reason given;
"consequently, he didn't do it"; "continued to have
severe headaches and accordingly returned to the
doctor" [syn: accordingly]
2: as a consequence; "he had good reason to be grateful for the
opportunities which they had made available to him and
which consequently led to the good position he now held"