effectuation

effectuate

[ih-fek-choo-eyt]
verb (used with object), effectuated, effectuating.
to bring about; effect.

Origin:
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)
 
vb
(tr) to cause to happen; effect; accomplish
 
effectu'ation
 
n

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effectuate
1570s, from Fr. effectuer, from L. effectus (see effect). Related: Effectuated.
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