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Pronunciation:  i'fekchoo`eyt

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  cause to happen or occur; "The scientists set up a shockwave"

EFFECTUATE is a 10 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: bring about, effect, set up
 See Also: accomplish, carry out, carry through, cause, come about, do, draw, execute, fulfil, fulfill, get, go on, hap, happen, hasten, induce, make, occur, pass, pass off, precipitate, rush, serve, stimulate, take place



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ef*fec"tu*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Effectuated};
p. pr. & vb. n. {Effectuating}.] [Cf. F. effectuer. See
{Effect}, n. & v. t.]
To bring to pass; to effect; to achieve; to accomplish; to

      A fit instrument to effectuate his desire. --Sir P.

      In order to effectuate the thorough reform. --G. T.

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