Definitions of causation

  1. The act of causing; also the act or agency by which an effect is produced. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. The act of causing: the bringing about of an effect. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. The principle of causality; causative power, action, or agency. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. The act or power of causing or producing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for causation

  1. The Committee has made its recommendations in this section of the report fully aware that many authorities can describe these matters as no more than secondary influences in the causation of juvenile delinquency. – Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents The Mazengarb Report (1954) by Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
  2. Thus, within the limits that are set by the conditions of causation a man is understood to be free to act as he wills so long as he is not 'impeded' by some of those conditions. – Mind and Motion and Monism by George John Romanes