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n. pl. cau·sal·i·ties
1. The principle of or relationship between cause and effect.
2. A causal agency, force, or quality.
n, pl -ties
a. the relationship of cause and effect
b. the principle that nothing can happen without being caused
2. causal agency or quality
cau•sal•i•ty(kɔˈzæl ɪ ti)
n., pl. -ties.
1. the relation of cause and effect.
2. causal quality or agency.