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Effect

Correct spelling for effect

Medical definition of effect:

The result or consequence of an action.

Usage examples for effect:

  • Esther made all these things and did all these things herself; they cost her father nothing, or next to nothing, and they did not even ask for Mrs. Barker's time, and they were little things, but the effect of them was not so. "A Red Wallflower, – Susan Warner"
  • She was too far to make out the words, but their effect was clear to her. "Wyoming, a Story of the Outdoor West, – William MacLeod Raine"
  • But it is quite true, replied Dora; nothing will have any effect "Amy Herbert, – Elizabeth Sewell"
  • The effect on the company was not a happy one. "The Huntress, – Hulbert Footner"

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