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Noun
A phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon.
  • "the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"
  • "his decision had depressing consequences for business"
  • "he acted very wise after the event"
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Verb
Produce.
  • "The scientists set up a shock wave"
Synonyms:  effectuate set up
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Noun
An outward appearance.
  • "he made a good impression"
  • "I wanted to create an impression of success"
  • "she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting"
Synonym:  impression
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Noun
An impression (especially one that is artificial or contrived).
  • "he just did it for effect"
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Verb
Act so as to bring into existence.
  • "effect a change"
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Noun
The central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work.
Synonyms:  essence burden core gist
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Noun
(of a law) having legal validity.
  • "the law is still in effect"
Synonym:  force
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Noun
A symptom caused by an illness or a drug.
  • "the effects of sleep loss"
  • "the effect of the anesthetic"
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(DoD) The physical or behavioral state of a system that results from an action, a set of actions, or another effect.(DoD) The result, outcome, or consequence of an action.(DoD) A change to a condition, behavior, or degree of freedom.
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Noun
Impression left on the mind; sensation produced.
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Noun
Goods; movables; personal estate; -- sometimes used to embrace real as well as personal property; as, the people escaped from the town with their effects.
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Noun
Reality; actual meaning; fact, as distinguished from mere appearance.
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Verb
To produce, as a cause or agent; to cause to be.
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Noun
Manifestation; expression; sign.
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Noun
In general: That which is produced by an agent or cause; the event which follows immediately from an antecedent, called the cause; result; consequence; outcome; fruit; as, the effect of luxury.
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Noun
Execution; performance; realization; operation; as, the law goes into effect in May.
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Verb
To bring to pass; to execute; to enforce; to achieve; to accomplish.
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Noun
Consequence intended; purpose; meaning; general intent; -- with to.
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Noun
Power to produce results; efficiency; force; importance; account; as, to speak with effect.
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Noun
The purport; the sum and substance.