• (noun): The act of causing something to happen.
    Synonyms: causation

Some articles on causing:

Taman Inquiry - Investigation and Charges
... A week later, Harvey-Zenk was charged with impaired driving causing death, refusing a breathalyser test, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death, and criminal negligence causing death ... In July 2007, however, Harvey-Zenk was pled down to dangerous driving causing death (a lesser charge) and the other charges were dropped ...
List Of Floods - Floods By Date - Prior To 1950
... deadliest floods In 1889 The South Fork Dam broke causing a massive flood that took 2,209 lives in Johnstown, PA ... of 1937 occurred in late January and February 1937, causing damage along the Ohio River and several smaller tributaries from Pittsburgh, Illinois to ... The Los Angeles Flood of 1938 occurred from late February to early March 1938, causing the Los Angeles River and the Santa Ana River to overflow, causing $40,000,000 worth of damage and causing 115 lives to ...
Spider Bite - Pathophysiology - Neurotoxic Venom
... This can affect the body in several ways, including causing painful abdominal cramps, as well as interfering with respiration, and causing other systemic effects ... funnel-web spiders and mouse spiders works by opening sodium channels, causing excessive neural activity which interferes with normal bodily function ...
Amaxophobia - Non-psychological Conditions
... Photophobia – hypersensitivity to light causing aversion to light Phonophobia – hypersensitivity to sound causing aversion to sounds ... Osmophobia – hypersensitivity to smells causing aversion to odors ...
... Cochliobolus heterostrophus, causing southern corn leaf blight on maize, Phaeosphaeria nodorum (Stagonospora nodorum) causing glume blotch on wheat and Leptosphaeria ...

Famous quotes containing the word causing:

    If my sons are to become the kind of men our daughters would be pleased to live among, attention to domestic details is critical. The hostilities that arise over housework...are crushing the daughters of my generation....Change takes time, but men’s continued obliviousness to home responsibilities is causing women everywhere to expire of trivialities.
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    But most of us are apt to settle within ourselves that the man who blocks our way is odious, and not to mind causing him a little of the disgust which his personality excites in ourselves.
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    The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theater and causing a panic.
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