inducing cause

inducing cause
See procuring cause.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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  • Inducing — Induce In*duce , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Induced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Inducing}.] [L. inducere, inductum; pref. in in + ducere to lead. See {Duke}, and cf. {Induct}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To lead in; to introduce. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The poet may be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inducing — n. spurring, impelling, persuading; causing, bringing about in·duce || ɪn duːs / dju v. cause, bring about, set in motion; influence, persuade, impel; infer, deduce, derive a general proposition from certain facts; produce by means of… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • proximate cause — As an element of tort liability:–that cause, which, in natural and continuous sequence, unbroken by any efficient intervening cause, produces the injury, and without which the result would not have occurred. The primary moving cause, or the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • procuring cause — The proximate cause; the cause originating a series of events, which, without break in their continuity, result in the accomplishment of the prime object. The inducing cause; the direct or proximate cause. Substantially synonymous with efficient… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Neuralgia-inducing cavitational osteonecrosis — (NICO) is a controversial diagnosis for cavitations (air filled spaces) in bones of the mandible (jaw or alveolar bone) and the skull claimed to manifest as trigeminal neuralgia or atypical neuralgic facial pain.cite journal |author=Bouquot JE,… …   Wikipedia

  • Neuralgia-inducing cavitational osteonecrosis (NICO) — refers to presence of cavitations in jaw bones (mandible and/or maxilla) in conjunction with chronic facial neuralgia. The concept implies direct and causal relationship between the bone pathology (cavitations) and pain itself. Pain in this… …   Wikipedia

  • Gall-inducing insect — A gall inducing insect is any insect that can cause the growth of gall within plants. The term gall fly is also used to cover these species, although most are not true flies.There are several groups of insects that meet this description. They… …   Wikipedia

  • Parson's Cause — Dispute involving English clergy in colonial Virginia over payment of salaries. When the British vetoed colonial laws that substituted currency for tobacco as payment for clerical salaries (1759), the clergy sued for back pay. In the most… …   Universalium

  • Dead matter — Matter Mat ter, n. [OE. matere, F. mati[ e]re, fr. L. materia; perh. akin to L. mater mother. Cf. {Mother}, {Madeira}, {Material}.] 1. That of which anything is composed; constituent substance; material; the material or substantial part of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Live matter — Matter Mat ter, n. [OE. matere, F. mati[ e]re, fr. L. materia; perh. akin to L. mater mother. Cf. {Mother}, {Madeira}, {Material}.] 1. That of which anything is composed; constituent substance; material; the material or substantial part of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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