- to bring about; effect.
Origin of effectuate
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Examples from the Web for effectuation
Is the infinite First Cause confined to one solely possible mode of effectuation?The Theistic Conception of the World
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- (tr) to cause to happen; effect; accomplish
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Word Origin and History for effectuation
1570s, from French effectuer, from Latin effectus (see effect (n.)). Related: Effectuated; effectuating.
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