Causality definition

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The principle of or relationship between cause and effect.
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A causal agency, force, or quality.
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The principle that nothing can exist or happen without a cause.
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Causal quality or agency.
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The relationship between an action or event and the effect that it produces. Also called causation.
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The agency of a cause; the action or power of a cause, in producing its effect.
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The interrelation of cause and effect.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
causality
Plural:
causalities

Origin of causality

  • From Latin as if *causalitas, from causalis (“causal”), from causa (“cause”); see causal.

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