cause-and-effect

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noun expressing direction from or cause in some Indo-European languages ablative
anything that happens by chance without an apparent cause accident , chance event , fortuity
something that people do or cause to happen act , human action , human activity
any of a group of viruses including those that in humans cause upper respiratory infections or infectious pinkeye adenovirus
faithful support for a religion or cause or political party adherence , adhesion , attachment
cause, believer or supporter of adherent
active support of an idea or cause etc.; especially the act of pleading or arguing for something advocacy , protagonism
one that defends another's cause or proposal advocate
person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea advocate , advocator , exponent , proponent
champion of cause advocate , proponent
European grass naturalized as a weed in North America; sharp-pointed seeds cause injury when eaten by livestock Aegilops triuncalis , goat grass
cause of a disease aetiology , etiology
assign to cause or source affix , ascribe , attribute , impute , predicate
any result that follows its cause after an interval aftereffect
any substance that acts as an antigen to cause agglutinin production agglutinogen
grief, to cause aggrieve
cause trouble agitate
gift of money to support a worthy person or cause aid , economic aid
often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining ailment , complaint , ill
union, esp. temporary, of parties with common cause alignment , coalition
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