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Meaning of CAUSATION

Pronunciation:  ko'zeyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the act of causing something to happen
 

CAUSATION is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: causing
 
 See Also: coercion, compulsion, deed, effort, exploit, feat, inducement, inducing, induction, influence, initiation, sending, trigger

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cau*sa"tion\, n.
The act of causing; also the act or agency by which an effect
is produced.

      The kind of causation by which vision is produced.
                                               --Whewell.

{Law of universal causation}, the theoretical or asserted law
   that every event or phenomenon results from, or is the
   sequel of, some previous event or phenomenon, which being
   present, the other is certain to take place.

 

 

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