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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of producing a result or effect.

Usage examples (38)
  • The clear confusion of association and causation is appalling.
  • Final causation is a philosophical matter, not a scientific one.
  • Untangling correlation and causation is difficult, and many of the causes overlap.
  • His conclusion is right out of a Freakonomics lesson in causation vs. correlation: for more
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