1. the action of causing something.
    "the postulated role of nitrate in the causation of cancer"
    • the relationship between cause and effect; causality.
      "a strong association is not a proof of causation"
late 15th century: from Latin causatio(n-) ‘pretext’ (in medieval Latin ‘the action of causing’), from causare ‘to cause’.
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the postulated role of nitrate in the causation of cancer.
a strong association is not a proof of causation.
How to say causation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic (NOUN)العلاقه السببيه, السببية, سببية
Bangla নিমিত্ত
Bosnian (Latin) uzročnosti
Bulgarian причинно-следствената връзка
Cantonese (Traditional) 原因
Catalan (NOUN)causalitat
Chinese Simplified 原因
Chinese Traditional 原因
Croatian (NOUN)prouzrokovanost, uzročnosti
Czech (NOUN)příčinné souvislosti
Danish (NOUN)årsagssammenhæng
Dutch (NOUN)oorzakelijk verband
Estonian (NOUN)põhjuslik seos
Finnish (NOUN)syy
French (NOUN)causalité
German (NOUN)Schadensursache, Verursachung, Kausalität
Greek (NOUN)αιτιώδη συνάφεια
Haitian Creole causalité
Hebrew הסיבתיות
Hindi (NOUN)करणीय
Hungarian ok-okozati összefüggés
Icelandic VARÚÐ við
Indonesian (NOUN)akibat
Italian (NOUN)causalità
Japanese (NOUN)因果関係, 因果
Korean (NOUN)원인
Latvian (NOUN)cēloņsakarību
Lithuanian (NOUN)priežastinio ryšio
Malay (Latin) penyebab
Maltese (NOUN)kawżazzjoni, kaġun
Norwegian Bokmål årsakssammenheng
Persian نسب میان علت ومعلول
Polish (NOUN)związku przyczynowego, przyczynowości
Portuguese (NOUN)causalidade
Querétaro Otomi nthe causalidad
Romanian (NOUN)cauzalitate
Russian (NOUN)причинности
Serbian (Cyrillic) цаусатион
Slovak (NOUN)príčinnej súvislosti, kauzalita
Slovenian (NOUN)vzročnosti
Spanish (NOUN)causalidad
Swedish (NOUN)orsakssamband, vållande
Tamil விளைவுகளும்
Telugu కస్జనము
Thai สาเหตุ
Turkish nedensellik
Ukrainian (NOUN)причинно
Vietnamese nhân quả
Welsh (NOUN)achosol
Yucatec Maya relación causalidad
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