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The disaster was (in advance, in a measure, in force) due to a confusion as to authority which arose among the heads of various departments.

(Which expression in the parentheses is right?)

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    "in a measure" would fit, but this is a very wordy sentence! Better would be this:

    The disaster was caused by confusion about authority, which rose among the different department heads.

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