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Cause of action   /kɑz əv ˈækʃən/   Listen
Cause of action

A claim sufficient to demand judicial attention; the facts that give rise to right of action.

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... tension acquired by the metals and the electrolyte before the electric current is produced, and before contact of the different metals is made (915.); in fact, at that moment when chemical forces only are efficient as a cause of action. I took a voltaic apparatus, consisting of a single pair of large plates, namely, a cylinder of amalgamated zinc, and a double cylinder of copper. These were put into a jar containing dilute sulphuric acid[A], and could at pleasure be placed in metallic ...
— Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1 • Michael Faraday

Words linked to "Cause of action" :   jurisprudence, law, claim

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