Meaning of CAUSAL in English


[] adj (ca. 1530) 1: expressing or indicating cause: causative "a ~ clause introduced by since"

2: of, relating to, or constituting a cause "the ~ agent of a disease"

3: involving causation or a cause "the relationship ... was not one of ~ antecedence so much as one of analogous growth --H. O. Taylor"

4: arising from a cause "a ~ development" -- adv

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