verb (used with object), effectuated, effectuating.
to bring about; effect.

1570–80; < Medieval Latin effectuātus brought to pass (past participle of effectuāre), equivalent to Latin effectu-, stem of effectus effect (see effect) + -ātus -ate1

effectuation, noun
uneffectuated, adjective
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effectuate (ɪˈfɛktjʊˌeɪt)
(tr) to cause to happen; effect; accomplish

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Word Origin & History

1570s, from Fr. effectuer, from L. effectus (see effect). Related: Effectuated.
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Example sentences
If it were even to take pains to prevent their importation, it would not be able to effectuate it.
Someone must decide what sentence will best effectuate these objectives.
Effectuate the determination or send the case for effectuation.
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