causation definition

  • noun:
    • The act or means of causing.
    • a reason.
    • Causality.
    • The work of causing; also the act or company in which an effect is produced.
    • The act of causing; in addition the work or agency in which an effect is produced.
    • The work of causing or creating; the principle of causality; the connection of cause to impact, or of effect to cause.
    • the act of causing anything to occur

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