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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cause, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Caused p. pr. & vb. n. Causing.]  To effect as an agent; to produce; to be the occasion of; to bring about; to bring into existence; to make; -- usually followed by an infinitive, sometimes by that with a finite verb.
    I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days.   --Gen. vii. 4.
    Cause that it be read also in the church of the Laodiceans.   --Col. iv. 16.
 Syn: -- To create; produce; beget; effect; occasion; originate; induce; bring about.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 causing
      n : the act of causing something to happen [syn: causation]