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Cause

Definition of cause:

part of speech: adjective

Causeless.

part of speech: verb

To bring about; produce.

part of speech: noun

That by or through which anything is done: inducement: a legal action.

part of speech: verb

To produce; to bring about.

part of speech: noun

That which produces or contributes to a result; in law, ground for action; motive; reason; a side or party; as, the cause of right; a suit or action in court.

part of speech: noun

That which produces an effect; reason; object sought; legal action.

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