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Synonyms for cause

Synonyms for cause

that which produces an effect

a basis for an action or a decision

that which provides a reason or justification

a goal or set of interests served with dedication


a legal proceeding to demand justice or enforce a right

Synonyms for cause

events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something

a justification for something existing or happening

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a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

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2006), Justice Martin Soloman of the New York Supreme Court recognized an independent cause of action sounding in tort for spoliation.
These texts cause us to consider both what we are not opening ourselves up to and also those things that we are holding on to, which, like a millstone, cause us to drown.
While relatively brief, the language repudiates the concept of a general warrant, requiring the existence of probable cause and a particularized description of the things to seize and the place to search.
Toluene, a chemical found in many inhalants can cause muscle spasms, tremors, and hearing loss.
If an organization engages in Root Cause Problem Elimination, it must implement the discovered solutions.
Toluene, a chemical found in many inhalants, can cause muscle spasms, tremors, and hearing loss.
PDS, an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by deafness and goiter, is the most common cause of syndromic deafness, accounting for up to 10% of all hereditary hearing loss (Fraser 1965; Nilsson et al.
But obesity is a top cause of cancer, and keeping active sends oxygen to cells and prevents DNA damage.
Variation in material composition can cause melt temperature and/or viscosity variations.
Another colleague then identified the cause of the defect as some residual from the exothermic sleeves in the green sand.
An employer that fails to file FICA or FUTA tax returns, or to deposit or pay the FICA or FUTA tax liability shown on the returns, is subject to a mandatory penalty, unless it shows that the failure was due to reasonable cause and not willful neglect, under Secs.
In the United States, fibroids are the leading cause for that operation, a hysterectomy.
The difference corresponded to an almost 40% reduction in the risk of dying from any cause during pregnancy and the following year (relative risk, 0.