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Getting output from a file similar to cat output

I have a file

# cat /root/llll

When I cat this file content to a variable inside a shell script and echo that shell script, it does not show up as separate lines. I need echo output similar to cat.

cat /root/

var=`cat /root/llll`
echo $var

# sh /root/
11 22 33 44

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Old 11-26-2013
echo $var

echo "$var"

This User Gave Thanks to Don Cragun For This Post:
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Thanks Don
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