First Cause


noun Theology.

Origin of First Cause

First recorded in 1895–1900 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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first cause


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