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First Cause

noun, Theology.
1.
God.
Origin of First Cause
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900
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first cause

noun
1.
a source or cause of something
2.
(often capitals) (esp in philosophy) God considered as the uncaused creator of all beings apart from himself
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