causal definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, concerning, or constituting a reason: a causal relationship between scarcity of products and higher costs.
    • Indicative of or expressing a cause.
    • of, associated with, or being a cause of anything; causing
    • regarding an underlying cause or causes; inplying or containing a reason or causes; articulating a cause; causative.
    • concerning or constituting a cause; causing
  • noun:
    • A word or grammatical factor, including since or because, revealing a reason or reason.
    • a word (particularly because) that expresses reasons or a cause
    • A causal word or as a type of speech.
    • In grammar, a word that expresses an underlying cause, or introduces grounds.
  • others:
    • Constituting or becoming a reason; creating impacts or results; causative; creative: as, causal energy.
    • Relating to an underlying cause or reasons; implying or containing a reason or reasons; expressing an underlying cause.

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