What is the synonym of 'accounts for'?
What is the synonym of 'accounts for' to be used in the sentence below.
"While heating, together with water heating, ACCOUNTS FOR the greatest proportion of Australian household energy use at 72% in total, their part in the greenhouse emissions accounts for 47%.”
They say I should avoid repetition in IELTS Writing task 1. In the sentence above 'accounts for' is repeated two times.
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