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in order to help someone We collected money in behalf of the homeless.
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- 1 as the representative of someone or instead of them On behalf of the department, I would like to thank you all. Mr. Knight cannot be here, so his wife will accept the prize on his behalf.
- 2because of someone; for someone Don't worry on my behalf.
- 3in order to help someone They campaigned on behalf of asylum seekers.
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