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- causa sine qua non,
- causality paradox,
Origin of causal
caus·al·ly, adverbnon·caus·al, adjectivenon·caus·al·ly, adverbsu·per·caus·al, adjective
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The presence of such a quasi-spiritual or non-causal element is evident from two (alleged) facts.The Place of Science in Modern Civilisation and Other Essays|Thorstein Veblen
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acting as or being a cause
stating, involving, or implying a causethe causal part of the argument
philosophy (of a theory) explaining a phenomenon or analysing a concept in terms of some causal relation
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1530s, from Latin causalis "relating to a cause," from causa (see cause (n.)).
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