causality[kô zal′i tē]
- causal quality or agency
- the interrelation of cause and effect
- the principle that nothing can exist or happen without a cause
- The principle of or relationship between cause and effect.
- A causal agency, force, or quality.
- The agency of a cause; the action or power of a cause, in producing its effect.
causality - Legal Definition
The relationship between an action or event and the effect that it produces. Also called causation.