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ˈkɔ zəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. causal(adj)

    involving or constituting a cause; causing

    "a causal relationship between scarcity and higher prices"

    noncausal, noncausative

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  1. causal(a.)


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  1. Claire Mysko:

    We're not making a causal relationship in that BMI tests cause eating disorders because these are very, very complex illnesses ... but these tests can be trigger moments, so if someone is vulnerable and in a vulnerable place (and is) being weighed at school or being measured in whatever way ... these are things that can be very triggering for those who are at risk.

  2. Frank Bandiera:

    We’re not sure if it’s causal or not, i think (the research) is still in the early stages and the findings are inconclusive.

  3. Sara Watson:

    The reason we focused our attention on height is precisely because height is a strong predictor of income-- and many social scientists, including economists and anthropologists, believe that this relationship is at least partly causal, so we do think there is a causal relationship between height and voting which operates through income.

  4. Ed Kolodziej:

    We believe that 6PPD-quinone is the primary causal toxicant for these observations of coho salmon mortality in the field, it's exciting to start to understand what is happening because that starts to allow us to manage these problems more effectively.

  5. Mick Mulvaney:

    I disagree that there's a causal link between Donald Trump being president and something like this happening in New Zealand.

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