Associations to the word «Causal»


CAUSAL, adjective. Of, relating to, or being a cause of something; causing
CAUSAL, noun. (grammar) a word (such as because) that expresses a reason or a cause
CAUSAL ONTOLOGIES, noun. Plural of causal ontology
CAUSAL ONTOLOGY, noun. Language or other descriptive system which restricts that which can be described to that which can be.
CAUSAL SET, noun. (maths) (physics) A set of spacetimes that have a causality relationship

Dictionary definition

CAUSAL, adjective. Involving or constituting a cause; causing; "a causal relationship between scarcity and higher prices".

Wise words

Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation.
Noam Chomsky