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- how is.
- how has.
- Alternative spelling of hows; plural form of how
1977, Alva Myrdal, The Game of Disarmament: How the United States and Russia Run the Arms Race, A Personal Note (foreword), page xxiii:
- I was never able to stop the search for the why's and how's of something so senseless as the arms race.