: to cause or bring about (something) : to put (something) into effect or operation : effect 2
- … the insured or depositor relies on the insurer or bank to effectuate his wishes …
- —William M. McGovern, Jr. et al
- … emphasizing the importance of institutions in effectuating good works …
- —Aaron Wildavsky
The defendant may waive effectuation of these rights, provided the waiver is made voluntarily, knowingly and intelligently.
—Irving R. Kaufman