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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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Factors associated with specific causes of death amongst HIV-positive individuals in the DAD study.
Aside from selecting a specific cause marketing strategy, Issa Asad maintains that it's also important for business owners to show its users what kind of impact their participation has made.
About 10 per cent of hypertensive people have certain specific cause for high blood pressure such as kidney disease, endocrine problem etc.
Ramadan and the 2011 Somalia Famine: A Great Need for Zakat, Sadaqa, Charity; A Reluctant Response "It seems that each Ramadan that I have been blogging a specific cause for charitable aid emerges from the many in my consciousness--whether in the form of zakat (the Muslim obligation of annual charity representing 2.
Ehrhard, said Friday there was no specific cause for the filing.
A IF your doctor cannot find any specific cause for your complaint, try the combination homoeopathic remedy Gastronol.
Of particular interest is the chapter detailing events of the 1793 outbreak in Philadelphia, and the efforts of Benjamin Rush to treat patients and determine the specific cause.
The correct diagnosis allows for the appropriate identification and removal of the specific cause, which can obviate the morbidity associated with surgery.
An official Air Accident Investigation Branch report into the incident says no specific cause can be identified for the loss of engine power that occurred just before the crash.
Although recent studies hadn't identified a specific cause, they suggested the deaths occurred suddenly on the geologic time scale--possibly in as little as 8,000 years (SN: 7/15/00, p.
Nichols said the specific cause of the crash may never be known.
Each beer brewed supports a specific cause through partnership with charitable organizations.
Swansea coroner Phillip Rogers recorded an open verdict after hearing that no specific cause of death was ever discovered.
But the officials said Toyota will study whether the mats used in Japan and other countries do not have similar troubles and decide on the need for recalls outside of the United States once the specific cause of the U.
No specific cause could be found for the menstrual problems in 31% of the oligomenorreha group and 36% of the secondary amenorrhea group, a difference that was not statistically significant, Dr.
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