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Definition of Causal

Causal

  1. Relating to a cause or causes; inplying or containing a cause or causes; expressing a cause; causative.
  2. A causal word or form of speech.

Causal Quotations

From this time on, the universe is built up into an aggregate of permanent objects connected by causal relations that are independent of the subject and are placed in objective space and time.
Jean Piaget

Causal analysis provides absolutely no value judgment, and a value judgment is absolutely not a causal explanation.
Max Weber

We should be exploring consciousness at the neural level and higher, where the arrow of causal analysis points up toward such principles as emergence and self-organization.
Michael Shermer

Much of what I do in my job is think about whether relationships we see in data are causal, as opposed to just reflecting correlations. It's exactly these issues which come up in evaluating studies in public health.
Emily Oster

The claim that SpongeBob makes your child dumber is a causal claim. If you do X, Y will happen. To prove that, you'd have to show that if you forced the children in the no-TV households to watch SpongeBob and changed nothing else about their lives, they would do worse in school.
Emily Oster
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Causal Translations

causal in French is causal
causal in Spanish is causal

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