cause

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cause

noun

Definition of CAUSE

1
someone or something responsible for a result <the much-debated causes of the American Civil War>
Near Antonyms ramification; denouement (also dénouement), repercussion; conclusion, end; by-product, side effect (also side reaction)
2
a series of activities undertaken to achieve a goal <joined the freedom fighters' cause as a young man>

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